Mt. Rose Tracts Hazardous Fuels Reduction Project

USFS proposal for fuels reduction on approximately 800 acres using mechanical equipment and chainsaws to thin small trees and shrubs to modify wildfire hazard near residences and other developments. Wet season prescribed burning is being considered.

Location Summary

Project area is located 10 miles south of downtown Reno, NV within 33 National Forest parcels separate from the main body of the forest, distributed on both sides of Mt. Rose Highway (State Route 431)

District: Carson Ranger District

Project Documents