Controlled burns are scheduled on the U.S. Department of Energy Oak Ridge Reservation.
“The public should expect to see some smoke from this activity,” a press release said. “However, smoke in this and other areas in the region could also be the result of prescribed burns currently being undertaken by other federal and state agencies.”
DOE will be starting a series of controlled burns of grassland areas on the DOE Oak Ridge Reservation on the Three Bend Area off Pump House and Bull Bluff Roads, and other managed grassland areas off Bethel Valley Road and off Highway 58, the press release said.
Beginning this week and continuing through mid-April 2021 as weather permits, controlled burns will take place at:[Read more…]