Seeing smoke in Fort Collins? It's from a controlled burn

If you see smoke near Fort Collins it could from a controlled burn north of Red Feather Lakes.

FORT COLLINS - If you see smoke near Fort Collins over the next several days, it could from a controlled burn.

The US Forest Service is conducting the burn  north of Red Feather Lakes. 

About 25 firefighters started the burn Wednesday. If the weather cooperates, it's is expected to continue for the next several days.

It will involve more than 43-hundred acres of hazardous fuels in the area and will reduce the risk of wildfires

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