Slash Pile Burning on the BHNF

Slash Pile Burning on the BHNF

Officials with the Bighorn National Forest want the public to know that smoke may be visible in various parts of the National Forest during the winter months, as firefighters plan on burning slash piles. BHNF Public Affairs Specialist Susie Douglas.

Douglas says that there isn't an exact schedule laid out for burning the slash piles.

The slash pile burns will take place at various locations on the Medicine Wheel/Paintrock Ranger District, the Powder River Ranger District and the Tongue Ranger District throughout the winter.

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