Posted: Nov 6, 2012 1:11 PM by Madelyn Monteath, KSBY News
State Parks, CAL FIRE and Cayucos Fire Department are participating in a prescribed burn at Estero Bluffs State just north of Cayucos.
State Parks planned to do a prescribed burn of up to 600 acres of the Coast over the course of 10 weeks between Monday, October 15 and Friday, December 28.
The burn was set to for the western portions of Estero Bluffs State Park as well as in Hearst San Simeon State Park near San Simeon Cr. Rd and Hwy 1.
According to the California Department of Parks and Recreation the burn is part of a prescribed fire program for vegetation management.
The burn is expected to improve the health of the native plant communities and encourage an increase in species balance.
PLEASE HELP US MODERATE COMMENTS
Offensive or inappropriate comments are subject to removal. To report a comment, please e-mail us at email@example.com, and include the name of the story and information on the comment.
Thank you! KSBY.com
Get deals up to 80% off here!
Find the lowest gas prices in your area
Submit your photos to KSBY
Check out our calendar of events
Save with Hot Deals across our counties!
Events across the Central Coast
Follow The CW5 on Facebook.
The KSBY online public file.
What do you think? Leave us your feedback.
KSBY is your official CA Lottery station for San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties