Wildlife Commission Conducts Prescribed Burn on Sandhills Game Land

  • 23 June 2015
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RALEIGH, N.C. (June 23, 2015) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is conducting a prescribed burn today on the following game land:

WHERE: One location:

  • Sandhills Game Land – 157 acres in ScotlandCounty.  GPS coordinates: -79*25.796  34*58.667

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

WHEN: June 23, 2015

CONTACT:  For questions, please contact:

Hannah Whitley

Processing Assistant V

Division of Engineering and Lands Management

Phone: (919) 707-0363

MORE INFO:  Learn why the Commission conducts prescribed burns by reading our “Prescribed Burns Benefit Wildlife” blog.

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