LA DWP Conducting Burning
By Arnie Palu
February 25, 2016
The Los Angeles Department of water and power is conducting a controlled burn today between Independence and Big Pine. Approximately 100 acres are targeted for treatment. The burn is designed to improve range habitat. DWP spokesperson Amanda Parsons indicates there was a burn conducted on Wednesday in Bishop near Saunders pond.
Next week a burn is planned in the Blackrock Waterfowl Management Area for habitat improvement.