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Agriculture

University of California Cooperative Extension establishing tri-county Prescribed Burn Association

In partnership with the Resource Conservation District of Monterey County, UCCE of San Benito County recently received a Cal Fire grant to promote the use of prescribed fire in San Benito, Monterey and Santa Cruz counties.

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Prescribed burn planned at Fort Hunter Liggett

Smoke may be visible in San Benito County.

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Prescribed burn in San Vicente Redwoods

Though the 22-acre burn is in Santa Cruz County, smoke may be visible in San Benito County.

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Prescribed burns planned in Forest of Nisene Marks State Park

Though the burns will take place in Santa Cruz County, smoke may be visible in San Benito County.

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Prescribed burn planned for San Benito County

Smoke is expected to be visible from King City, Bitterwater, Pinnacles National Park, New Idria, southern San Benito County and the San Joaquin Valley.

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Agriculture

Landowners aim to fight fire with fire

Meeting looks at prescribed burning on county rangelands.