EXF Thinning, Fuels Reduction, and Research Project
Within the Pringle Falls Experimental Forest, thinning, mowing and underburning of aprox. 2,554 acres ponderosa pine to reduce fuel loading and risk of beetle attack. Study plan answers serveral research questions about disturbance in ponderosa pine.
The Pringle Falls Experimental Forest is about an hour drive to the southwest of Bend, Oregon.