Spanish Peaks Alliance for Wildfire Protection

P.O. Box 421, La Veta, CO 81055

05aug8:00 am1:00 pmFire Mitigation Slash Pile Collection event (partnering with USFS)

Event Details

Host: Craig Yenzer

To increase the likelihood our homes will survive a wildfire and reduce the risk of catastrophic wildfire in our communities, the Spanish Peaks Alliance for Wildfire Protection(SPAWP) and the Baker Creek Firewise Community invite homeowneris in the Cuchara area to haul and pile slash from your properties to the US Forest Service collection site inside the Panadero subdivision. The US Forest Service, San Carlos Ranger District, will burn the piles during the wet winter months.

To help protect your national forest, STRICT RULES MUST BE ADHERED TO:

  • Limbs & branches from firs, pines, oak & brush.
  • NO: Lumber, leaves, weeds, grass, sawdust, stumps, wood chips, or trash of any kind!
  • NO COMMERCIAL OPERATORS. (Contractors working for participating landowners are welcome)


(Saturday) 8:00 am - 1:00 pm(GMT-06:00) View in my time


USFS slashpile on Panadero Loop

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