Controlled Burn May Cause Smoke

NEAR WHITE CITY, Ore.– Grayback Forestry is planning a 143-acre controlled burn on Oregon Department of Transportation’s vernal pool mitigation and conservation site northwest of Medford. The burn is expected to be carried out over the next few days in order to restore the native habitat for plants and wildlife. Some smoke may be seen … Continue reading »

Conditions Just Right for A.F.R. Burns

MEDFORD, Ore. — Crews with the United States Forest Service walked from pile to pile lighting them on fire on designated areas of the Ashland Watershed to make progress on the Ashland Forest Resiliency Project while weather conditions were just right. “To burn the piles like we’re doing, we need the weather, we need the … Continue reading »