Courtesy of CalFire

Press release from CalFire:

CAL FIRE along with assistance from Arcata Fire Department, is actively conducting prescribed fire operations on the Englund VMP in the Blue Lake area. Smoke will be visible and there will be additional fire traffic in the area. Operations should be concluded by this afternoon.

The CAL FIRE Humboldt-Del Norte Unit reminds residents to remain vigilant as fire season is not over and dry weather remains part of long term forecast. For additional fire safety tips see