Prescribed burn scheduled for today, Monday, February 11th on the Carlton Reserve
- Date: 02/11/2019 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Conditions permitting, staff from Sarasota County Fire Department and Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources will be conducting a prescribed burn today, Monday, February 11, 2019 on the T. Mabry Carlton, Jr. Memorial Reserve (Carlton Reserve) starting around 11:00AM.
The burn will be approximately 238 acres and located in the northwestern corner of the reserve, adjacent to and just south of Myakka River State Park Wilderness Area.
The National Weather Service Fire Forecast predicts southeasterly winds today. A smoke column may be visible from locations around North Port and from the Interstate.
If you have any questions about the burn, please contact North Port Fire Rescue at (941) 240-8150.