Panther Fire origin near Sierra Pacific Industries K Line THP
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THP 2-09-088 TEH (K Line THP) Sierra Pacific Industries, 744 acres, clearcut, selection logging. Cement Creek (MD: T26N R3E Sec.1; T26N R4E Sec.6; T27N R3E Sec.12, 13, 14, 23, 24, 26, 35, 36; T27N R4E Sec.6, 7, 8, 31). Winter operations, moderate erosion hazard, steep slopes, 3 CA spotted owl territories, scattered large trees, sensitive plants. Estimated public comment deadline: 11/26/09.
The Panther Fire started on May 1, 2013 and was first reported as burning in timber and timber slash, and was contained on May 9, 2013 at 6,965 acres. The official cause of the fire is under investigation, but the fire did burn in or around Sierra Pacific Industries K Line THP which is NW of Butte Meadows in Tehama County. More information is available on the THP Tracking Center website.