Prescribed burn at Lake Palmdale next week

Prescribed burnThe Los Angeles County Fire Department will conduct a prescribed burn at Lake Palmdale next week.

The burn will take place from Monday, Dec. 2 through Thursday, Dec. 5 at Lake Palmdale, Avenue S, Palmdale.

The purpose of the burn is to remove excessive cattail vegetation from around the shoreline of the lake.

Residents may observe smoke in the area while the burn is occurring.  The burn is weather-dependent and may be delayed if the weather conditions are not favorable.

For more information, contact Fire Station 37 at 661-947-7244.