When: Burning will take place on various days during the next two weeks depending on weather conditions, available resources and local fire activity.
Closures: Some trails in the park may be closed briefly during the burns.
Smoke: Heavy smoke from the controlled burns at Wilder Ranch State Park drifted through Scotts Valley yesterday.
Why: Controlled burns are one of the tools used to help maintain habitats and reduce of fire hazards.
For more information: California State Parks Department - 335-6318.