CAL FIRE Fuel Reduction/Training Burn Today Outside of Ione

CAL FIRE Fuel Reduction/Training Burn Today Outside of Ione

The Amador-El Dorado Unit of CAL FIRE will be conducting a fuels reduction/training burn today and tomorrow outside of Ione, at the Sacramento Valley Shooting Center off of Meiss Road in Sacramento County. This annual burn helps mitigate hazards at the shooting center and gives firefighters live fire training in a controlled environment. Smoke will be visible in the area.

 

And early yesterday CAL FIRE crews rolled to a small spot fire along Highway 88 near the Amador/San Joaquin County Line. First reported about 6:45, the fire was contained to 10x100 foot spot alongside the roadway. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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