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Forsythe II Project Broadcast Burn

A firefighter uses a drip torch during a prescribed burn operation
Prescribed burning is another way to improve forest health. Prescribed burning is always done under very specific conditions and is supervised by U.S. Forest Service firefighters.

 

     
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