PRESCRIBED FIRE: PAGE 1
Prescribed Fire on the Los Padres National Forest
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The 'Madre Burn': 4,500-acre prescribed fire, Santa Lucia Ranger District of the Los Padres National Forest, CA, December, 2003 to January, 2004. Objectives: provide a wildfire buffer around the San Rafael Wilderness - home to many threatened and endangered species - as well as protect the Lower Cuyama Watershed, a municipal water source for Santa Maria City and the Central California Coast. See the next page for more photos.
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