Prescribed Burn on Angelus Oaks Understory Burn Project Week of April 17

By- Susan A. Neufeld

Angeles Oaks, CA – Fire crews from the San Bernardino National Forest will be conducting burn operations, in the vicinity of Angeles Oaks CA, the week of April 17, 2017.

Smoke may be visible along the Hwy 38 corridor, from Big Bear to Mentone. Forest road 1N12 will be closed during certain phases of the project, to ensure the public and firefighter safety. Crews will attempt to burn approximately 35 acres during the week, weather permitting. The Angelus Oaks Understory Burn Project will help reduce the risk of wildfire within the community of Angelus Oaks.

After each active burn day staff will continue to monitor at night.