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Prescribed Burn Conducted Today on Sandhills Game Land

  • 19 January 2016
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Prescribed Burn Conducted Today on Sandhills Game Land
2016_01_19_Bragg Notification

RALEIGH, N.C. (Jan. 19, 2016) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is conducting one prescribed burn today on the following game land:

WHERE: One location: Sandhills Game Land – 148 acres in Richmond County. GPS coordinates: 34 58.174 -79 35.765

WHAT:  Prescribed burn to reduce hazards and to stimulate growth of native vegetation to benefit wildlife.

WHEN: Jan. 19, 2016

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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