Piles from logging slash are typically burned by igniting the perimeter of the piles. Piles burn best when they are dry and do not contain too much soil. In the following video, information is given on how to burn piles safely. For more information on prescribed fires, see the following Extension publications:
- Prescribed Fire: Promoting Better Forest and Wildlife Management
- Prescribed Fire: The Fuels Component
- Prescribed Fire: Weather
For further information, view the other videos in the Prescribed Fire Ignition Techniques video series.