on Apr 22, 2014 10:46 AM • Views 1724
Media Contact: Jodie B. Owen

RALEIGH, N.C. (April 21, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is conducting two prescribed burns today in parts of Richmond and Chatham counties.

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

WHEN: April 21.

WHERE: Two locations:

·        100 acres on Jordan Game Land, located in Farrington off of Farrington Road at Jordan Lake.;

·        386 acres on Sandhills Game Land, Gibson Mill Road and Naked Creek Lane in Richmond County



·        Brandon Minor (Jordan Game Land): 919-928-4223

·        Chris Jordan (Richmond County): 910-638-3984