|PANORAMIC Photo By Greg Nyquist|
This THP is about 5 miles SW of Burney, CA and about 3 miles south of the Highway 299 summit at an elevation of 3,800 to 4,800 feet. Sierra Pacific Industries is planning a mostly clearcut tractor based logging operation in white fir, Douglas fir, ponderosa pine, sugar pine and incense cedar forests. There are 7 road drainage sites planned for work including rocking, dip construction and culvert maintenance. Wet areas are located in sections 16, 17 and 18. Osprey sightings were reported near Burney Creek and Green Burney Creek. A CA spotted owl nesting territory is located in section 16. More information is available on the THP Tracking Center website.