Gunflint Blowdown Fires

Project Description

Wildfires and prescribed fires in the blowdown fuels around Seagull Lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area

Project Map

Publicly Accessible: Yes
County: Cook County, MN
Project Size:
  • 103407.4 acres

Project Sites

  • ALPINE LAKE WF, August 6 2002
  • CAVITY LAKE WF, July 14-22 2006
  • HAM LAKE WF, May 5-14 2007
  • Public Access Site
  • ROY LAKE WF, August 21 1976
  • THREE MILE ISLAND RX, Sept 18 2002

Goals and Targets

Targeted Habitats:

No targeted habitats were identified for this project.

Targeted Species:

No targeted species were identified for this project.

Conservation Actions

Action Status Start Year End Year
Education In Progress 2012 2012
demonstration site


Is the success of this project's actions being monitored? No/Unknown

Quick Facts

Owning Organization

Lake States Fire Science

Managing Organization

Superior National Forest
(Federal Government)

Contact Information

Patricia Johnson (Zone FMO)
Superior National forest

General Information

Project #: 101288
Last Updated: July 13, 2012

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