If you see smoke behind the Board of Education building in Monmouth County's Ocean Township today, no cause for alarm. It's scheduled.

The New Jersey Forest Fire Service is conducting a prescribed burn in the wooded stretch off Monmouth Road and Gates Avenue in the township's Oakhurst section. They plan to operate from 9:30 AM until 2:30 PM.

Ocean Township Police are urging homeowners who live in the area to be aware of occasionally heavy smoke through midday.