Prescribed burn scheduled in Carlton Reserve

The prescribed burn was scheduled to start sometime after 10:30 a.m. Aug. 11
The prescribed burn was scheduled to start sometime after 10:30 a.m. Aug. 11
Published: Aug. 11, 2022 at 8:58 AM EDT
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SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - South Sarasota County residents may see and smell smoke today, but county officials say it’s nothing to worry about.

If the weather conditions are right, crews from the Sarasota County Fire Department and Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources Department will conduct an authorized prescribed burn in the Carlton Reserve.

The burn was scheduled to start sometime after 10:30 a.m., the county announced Thursday on Twitter.

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