March 8, 2014
Photo of previous Stampede burn courtesy Tia Kaulana
TRUCKEE, CA - Smoke that may be seen west of Reno Monday is from a prescribed burn in the Stampede Reservoir area scheduled for much of the day.
The Truckee Ranger District is burning 20-30 acres of underbrush.
According to a Forest Service release, the Truckee Ranger District strives to minimize the impacts of smoke on local communities and will be monitoring smoke and weather daily.