on Jun 05, 2014 09:48 AM • Views 368

The Wildlife Commission is conducting a prescribed burn on 344 acres on the Sandhills Game Land today.

Media Contact: Jodie B. Owen
919-707-0187
jodie.owen@ncwildlife.org

RALEIGH, N.C. (June 5, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is conducting a prescribed burn today on the Sandhills Game Land in Richmond County.

WHAT:  Prescribed burns to reduce pine litter and undesired vegetation, and to stimulate growth of native vegetation to benefit wildlife.

WHEN: June 5

WHERE: One location:

·         344 acres on Sandhills Game Land on County Road and A-6 lane (see area delineated by dark lines on map to the right)