An ecological fuel-reduction prescribed burn on the south eastern section of the Hermanus Golf Course (Flat Street wetlands), is planned for today, 24 March 2021, at the Hermanus Golf Club.
“Please do not be alarmed by smoke in that area,” said Overstrand Fire Chief Lester Smith.
This burn will commence at 09:00 and should be completed by 13:00 whereafter mop up operations will continue as required. The planned prescribed burn will be managed by the Enviro Wildfire Services with the assistance of the landowner. Overstrand Municipality Fire Department will monitor.
For more information regarding the burning operation contact Rob Erasmus of Enviro Wildfire at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For any other fire or smoke emergency phone Overstrand Fire Department immediately on 028 312 2400.