The U.S. Forest Service manages approximately 675,000 acres of public land in Texas. This land is divided into four National Forests in east Texas and the Caddo-Lyndon B. Johnson National Grasslands in northeast Texas. [Read more]
Monday - March 30, 2015 - Controlled Burns
The Angelina N.F. will be conducting two separate controlled burns today at 10:00 a.m. involving approximately 1,960 acres. The Compartment 65 burn will be located East of Zavalla off State Hwy 63 in the Big Creek Area (see attached map). The Bannister WMA West burn will involve BLOCK C ONLY of the attached burn map. Winds are predicted out of the Southwest today. Please slow down, use your low beams and drive cautiously in you encounter smoke on the road way.
If you have questions or concerns about this burn, please call the Angelina Ranger District at 936-897-1068.
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The Sam Houston N.F. will be conducting a two controlled burns today. The 11:00 a.m. burn will be about 1,536 acres in size and will be located near FDR 222 and FDR 233 in Walker County. The 12:00 p.m. burn will be 1,596 acres in size and will take place in Compartment 21 in Walker and Montgomery Counties. The burn area is located near Stubblefield Lake Road and FM 1375. Please slow down, use your low beams and drive cautiously if you encounter smoke while driving in these areas.
If you have questions or concerns about this burn, please call the Sam Houston Ranger District office at 936-344-6205.
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The Davy Crockett N.F. will conduct a 113-acre controlled burn at 12:30 p.m. today in Compartment 76. This is a fuel reduction burn. The burn area will be just south of Denman Road and west of NFSR 502 in Trinity County. With southerly winds, Denman Road will be impacted by smoke. Please slow down, use your low beams and drive cautiously if you encounter smoke while driving in this area.
If you have questions or concerns about this burn, please call the Davy Crockett Ranger District office at 936-655-2299.