What happens during prescribed fires at Grand Canyon National Park

North Zone fire managers will be conducting a prescribed burn on the North Rim around the developed area.  Acres will be broadcast burned to remove hazardous fuel accumulation around the wildland/urban interface. These burns have been planned around the rim closure to minimize smoke impacts to staff and visitors. However smoke may settle in the…

A lovely forest

Tom and I were going to Flagstaff last week, and he afforded me the time to stop on the side of the road and take a walk through the woods. It was a lovely forest, except the field of snake holes I had to walk over to get to it!