Prescribed burns are planned starting today on the Prescott National Forest. Officials say four burns will take place on the Bradshaw Ranger District. Around 120 acres will be treated four miles south of Prescott along Marapai Road, about 556 acres will be burned four miles west of Prescott along Thumb Butte Road, about 459 acres will be treated four miles west of Prescott along Forest Service Road 373 and 358 acres will be burned around four miles west of Prescott along Thumb Butte Road and Forest Service Road 373. The work is expected to be completed by next Wednesday.
May 07 2021