on Jun 17, 2014 11:53 AM • Views 1451

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Media Contact: Geoff Cantrell

RALEIGH, N.C. (June 17, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will conduct a prescribed burn today in Richmond County on the western side of Gum Swamp Lake.

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

WHEN: June 17.

WHERE: One location: 135 acres in western vicinity of Gum Swamp Lake.