Prescribed burn today near Nevada City |

Prescribed burn today near Nevada City

Smoke will be probably be visible today from a prescribed burn about six miles northwest of Nevada City.

The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection will be burning brush piles on 70 acres just east of Highway 49, south of Shady Creek on the Reader Ranch property.

The burn is part of a CDF prefire management plan designed to stop major blazes. For more information, call Rob Paulus at 639-2332 or Kelly Keenan at 823-4904.

– The Union staff

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