RALEIGH, N.C. (Jan. 21, 2016) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is conducting two prescribed burns today on the following game lands:
WHERE: Two locations:
Roanoke River Game Land – 24 acres in Martin County. GPS coordinates: 35*54.0 77*6.4
Sandhills Game Land - 62 acres in Richmond County. GPS coordinates: 35*00.537 79*34.427
WHAT: Prescribed burn to reduce hazards and to stimulate growth of native vegetation to benefit wildlife.
WHEN: Jan. 21, 2016
CONTACT: For questions, please contact:
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.