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Lake Vesuvius Prescribed Fire

Unit Information

Wayne National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Nelsonville, OH 45764

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Incident Contact

Dawn McCarthy
Phone: 740-753-0862
Hours: M-F 8:00am-4:00pm

The long-range goal of the management activity is to create an open forest dominated by large, widely-spaced mast-producing trees, in which a broad ecological diversity of vegetation and wildlife occupy the landscape.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypePrescribed Fire
Incident DescriptionBurn Units 1-4 And 9-11
Coordinates38.615 latitude, -82.631 longitude

Current Situation

Size445 Acres