Prescribed burn planned Wednesday at Hwy 1 shooting range

Posted at 3:23 PM, Jun 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-26 18:23:56-04

CAL FIRE plans to burn approximately 290 acres of grass and brush at the shooting range located on Highway 1 between San Luis Obispo and Morro Bay on Wednesday, June 27.

The burn will take place along the north side of Highway 1 at Gilardi Road.

People in the area may notice smoke between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.

CAL FIRE says the goal of the burn is to reduce the fire hazard and provide training for firefighters.