Controlled Burns Planned South of Ashland: 3700 Block Siskiyou Blvd and Clayton Road
Today, two controlled burns are planned south of Ashland.
A five acre burn is planned off the 3700 block of Siskiyou Blvd.
The second 15 acre burn is off Clayton Road.
Smoke could be visible from different parts of the community including Interstate 5. No roads or trails will be impacted. If you live close to a burn location, keep windows closed and if you smell smoke, follow health recommendations on Smokewise Ashland.
Text based notifications: text the word "WATERSHED" in the message line to 888777 as the recipient. You will get an auto confirmation text.
Conditions for burning are good with a weather system that will move smoke away from town. Controlled burns are a critical part of creating a safer, more resilient landscape and community in the face of increasing fire risk due to climate change and overgrown forests. Find out more about why we burn.