Prescribed fire burning notice at Lake Roosevelt for spring
Last updated 4/1/2021 at 3:56pm
COULEE DAM – Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area may implement the following prescribed fires during the spring of 2021.
• Whispering Pines, 54 acres north of the intersection of Northport Flat Creek Road and Highway 395.
• Haag Cove, 21 acres adjacent to the Haag Cove Campground
The goals of these prescribed burns include promoting forest health and decreasing forest fuel loads adjacent to campgrounds, residences and structures. Benefits will include:
• Increased understory plant diversity and natural reseeding of trees’
• Retaining a healthy mosaic of plant...