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Fort Benning reports prescribed burn on AL side of Chattahoochee River

FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) - The Fort Benning Land Management Branch is notifying the public of a controlled burn.

The agency announced Wednesday that smoke from the prescribed burn is traveling to the Columbus, Sand Hill and Harmony Church cantonment areas.

The smoke is a result of burns on private property on the Alabama side of the Chattahoochee River.

There are currently two prescribed burns in progress within the confines of Fort Benning, and smoke from these burns is not expected to leave the reservation.

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