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Prescribed Burns Conducted Today on Sandhills and Caswell Game Lands

  • 31 March 2015
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RALEIGH, N.C. (March 31, 2015) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is conducting two prescribed burns today on the following game land:

WHERE: Two locations:

·         Sandhills Game Land in Richmond County (658 acre block – see map to right, area in red outline)

·         R. Wayne Bailey-Caswell Game Land in Caswell County


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

WHEN: March 30, 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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