About the Project

Land Management Treatments

Vegetation and Fuels

Soils and Biogeochemistry

Water Runoff and Erosion

Birds and Insects


Human Perspectives

Climate Change Connection

Weather Stations

SageSTEP Team Members

SageSTEP Partners

Prescribed Fire Treatments

Prescribed burns have been implemented at SageSTEP study sites as follows:

Fall 2008: Hart Mountain - Gray Butte, Owyhee, Saddle Mountain, South Ruby Mountains

Fall 2007: Blue Mountain, Devine Ridge, Greenville Bench, Hart Mountain - Rock Creek, Roberts, Scipio, Seven Mile, Stansbury

Fall 2006: Marking Corral, Onaqui Sage/Cheat, Onaqui Sage/Woodland, Bridge Creek, Walker Butte

Onaqui prescribed fire
Onaqui sage/cheat prescribed fire.
sagebrush prescribed fire
BLM firefighters ignite the fire at Onaqui.
Walker Butte prescribed fire
Walker Butte prescribed fire.
Walker Butte post-burn
Walker Butte after the burn.
Helitorch at Onaqui woodland burn.
Helitorch at the Onaqui woodland prescribed burn.
ching a juniper tree
Firefighter using a driptorch at the Onaqui woodland burn.
Onaqui woodland burn
Onaqui woodland burn.
Marking Corral burn.
Firefighters using driptorches at the Marking Corral burn.
Marking Corral burn
Marking Corral prescribed fire.
Marking Corral burn
Marking Corral prescribed fire.
Bridge Creek prescribed fire
Firefighters at the Bridge Creek prescribed fire.
Bridge Creek site after the burn
Bridge Creek after the burn.

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