Highly visible pile burns planned around Central Oregon

USFS interactive map

U.S. Forest Service Deschutes National Forest: Several hundred acres of slash piles are planned to be burned across Central Oregon in the next two weeks.

Beginning as early as today, units in several different areas including west of Bend, north of Cottonwood Road in Sunriver, east of the High Desert Museum, south of Deschutes River Woods, near Burgess Road in La Pine and west of Cardinal Bridge and Benham West in Sunriver are slated for ignition in the next two weeks.

The units west of Bend can be viewed via the West Bend Interactive map here: http://www.fs.fed.us/r6/webmaps/deschutes/west-bend/.