Category Archives: Press Releases

Fall Pile burning on the Deschutes NF

Wet weather brings the Fall Pile Burning season Recent rain and snow accumulations coupled with cool fall temperatures will allow fuels specialists across the Deschutes National Forest to begin burning slash piles. Beginning next week, and continuing through the next several weeks and months depending on conditions, specialists will begin burning a variety of units…
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GoodLife Brewing Wildland Session Ale

DCFP chosen for GoodLife Brewing “Sustainable Session Series” Wildland Session Ale- Launching June 2016 With summer quickly approaching, people of the PNW are gearing up for camping trips, lazy lake days, and endless adventures of good times with good beers. To protect our amazing backyard, we need to be proactive in restoring the wildlands and…
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Spring Prescribed Burns Scheduled

Ignitions planned south and west of Bend and outside Sisters If weather conditions remain favorable, the Deschutes National Forest has several prescribed burns planned for the weekend of April 30, 2016. Beginning on Saturday, burning will take place in the Metolius Basin outside Sisters, and south of Bend, one mile west of Horse Butte. On…
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Prescribed Burning Begins on the Deschutes National Forest

Prescribed Burning Begins on the Deschutes National Forest A public service announcement from our friends at the Deschutes National Forest Service. Warmer weather has opened up prescribed burning opportunities on the Deschutes National Forest beginning as early as March 31, 2016. If conditions remain favorable, fuels specialists are planning to burn 850 acres in the…
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