Prescribed burns are planned for May 3rd and 4th in the Unity, Oregon area.
Conditions permitting, the Whitman Ranger District is planning on burning the Mile 9 Unit 318 on Wed, May 3rd, and the Mile 9 Unit 323 on Thursday May 4.
These units are treatment areas that are located north of the 2016 Rail Fire, and will be visible from the Unity area. Both burns are located in the vicinity of the FS Road 12 road system.
Mile 9 Unit 318 is approx. 170 ac. Located in T 13 S, R 36 E, Section 4
Mile 9 Unit 323 is approx. 210 ac. Located in T 12 S, R 36 E, Section 34