Prescribed Training Burn to Occur on Saturday, November 5, 2022
WHAT: Prescribed burn for training purposes, of approximately 117 acres of sage scrub and Oak woodland.
WHEN: November 5, depending on conditions.
WHERE: Chamberlin Ranch, near Los Olivos.
WHY: This burn is a prescribed fire broadcast burn to achieve training of new Santa Barbara County Fire personnel and new Santa Barbara County Range Improvement Association members. Prescribed burns can help prevent the spread of wildfires and can reduce impacts to watersheds that can result in soil loss and sedimentation. The burn will be conducted when the meteorological conditions are highly favorable to direct smoke away from population centers.