Prescribed burn scheduled for today, Wednesday, June 12th on the Carlton Reserve
- Date: 06/12/2019 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Conditions permitting, staff from Sarasota County Fire Department and Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources will be conducting a prescribed burn today, June 12, 2019 on the T. Mabry Carlton, Jr. Memorial Reserve (Carlton Reserve) starting around 11:00AM.
The burn will be approximately 410 acres and located in the central portion of the reserve, west of Venice-Arcadia Grade and northeast of the Wellfield Rd.
The National Weather Service Fire Forecast predicts southwesterly 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.