Fire training, prescribed burns planned in northern SLO County this week

Posted at 11:47 AM, Jun 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-12 14:47:34-04

Smoke may be visible this week in northern San Luis Obispo County.

According to the San Luis Obispo County Air Pollution Control District, smoke may be seen at Camp Roberts as part of a statewide, multi-agency live firing training class.

Tuesday and Wednesday, various fire professionals will be learning about critical firing techniques, according to the APCD.

Also in Paso Robles, a large prescribed burn involving CAL FIRE is expected to take place near the airport Tuesday.