Prescribed burning at Garrison Petawawa range, training area
Posted on Thursday April 8, 2021
GARRISON PETAWAWA - The public is advised that prescribed burning operations will be commencing in select areas of the Garrison Petawawa range and training area this spring.
The prescribed burning is being conducted by the Garrison Petawawa Fire Department and is necessary to eliminate fire hazards when the hot summer months arrive.
The public may see or smell smoke during this time coming from the Range and Training area, as well, air quality could be affected for short periods of time. There should be no cause for alarm as fully trained fire fighters will be in the area controlling the situation.