Move over Smokey: At Fort Ord, sheep are helping prevent fire

POSTED: 12:22 PM PDT May 13, 2014 

The Bureau of Land Management coordinates with local shepherds to bring in sheep to graze on the tall grasses at the former Fort Ord property. It provides food for the animals while also helping to mitigate risk of wildfire.

(img2)vid-Unlikely source of help during heightened fire season
1 / 7


The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms Of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. 
blog comments powered by Disqus
There are currently no severe weather alerts.

Local Weather Forecast


Most Popular Stories