WENATCHEE, Wa.-2017 was a year of change on the Okanogan and Wenatchee National Forest. The US Forest Service has released its annual report of activities on the 4 million acre forest including restoration of lands that were damaged by record setting wildfires . Forest Spokeswoman, Holly Krake says the Upper Entiat Valley was among the areas hardest hit by the fire.
The annual report also details work being conducted on the forest to make it healthier and less prone to future catastrophic fires. You can access the full report on the Okanogan and Wenatchee National Forest website.