on May 06, 2014 09:33 AM • Views 724

Shaded area is the location of today's prescribed burn on the Sandhills Game Land. Click on image for larger version.

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

RALEIGH, N.C. (May 6, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is conducting a prescribed burn today in Scotland County.

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

WHEN: May 6.

WHERE: One location:

·         406 acres on Sandhills Game Land at Whisky Still and Hoffman Roads