High Park


Project: High Park Client: City of Greeley, CO Location: Fort Collins, CO Scope of Work: The goal of this project was to continue to stabilize steep slopes within the 2012 High Park Wildfire burn area. The vegetation on the slopes was depleted from fire such that mudslides and potential contamination of drinking water sources were […]

Hayman Gulch Wildfire


PROJECT: Hayman Gulch Wildfire CLIENT: Mountain West Helicopter LOCATION: Deckers, Colorado The project consisted of the application of straw over several burned areas within the USFS boundary of the Hayman Gulch Wildfire area. The straw was loaded onto nets that were aerially spread on the areas by helicopters. The straw mulch was used as an […]

Encebado Wildfire


PROJECT: Encebado Wildfire – Aerial Seeding and Hydromulching CLIENT: Aero Tech LOCATION: Taos, New Mexico WSRI subcontracted to Aero Tech to complete 869 acres of aerial seed and hydromulch slurry loading and application on the Encebado Fire area during August 2003. The slurry mixture consisted of winter wheat for quick vegetation cover and pine seed, hydromulch, […]

Jesusita and Gap Wildfires


PROJECT: Jesusita and Gap Wildfires CLIENT: Santa Barbara County Flood Control & Water Conservation LOCATION: Santa Barbara, California The Jesusita and Gap erosion control projects consisted of a project sites that extended beyond 1,000 acres each. Each project received an aerial hydromulch slurry application. The hydromulch application was in response to a wildfire that swept […]

Wallow Fire


PROJECT:  Wallow Fire CLIENT: Mountain West Helicopters, LLC. LOCATION: Alpine, Arizona WSRI acting as the major subcontractor procured over 12,397 tons of certified weed free straw for the project. Sixty Nine loads of material per day was delivered for the project.  Approximately 12,397 acres of burned land received aerial drops of straw mulch. WSRI Project […]

Griffith Park Wildfire


PROJECT: Griffith Park Wildfire CLIENT: City Of Los Angeles LOCATION: Los Angeles, California WSRI, aided by the efforts of Erickson Air-Crane, Wildland Resources, and Sikorski Helicopter Services, provided erosion control services for over 500 acres of burned ground in Los Angeles’s Griffith Park. The project scope included the application of erosion control slurry, consisting of […]