MnDOT plans controlled burn near Highway 23
WILLMAR -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation plans to conduct a prescribed burn of a wetland along state Highway 23 southwest of Spicer within the next five weeks.
The actual date of the burn will be determined by weather and wind conditions, MnDOT said in a news release.
Prescribed burning is used to promote the growth and seed production of native prairie species and to reduce the growth of undesirable species.
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