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Lake Meredith Prescribed Fires

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Lake Meredith National Recreation Area
National Park Service
Texas
419 E. Broadway
Fritch, TX 79036

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March 13 Will be the Final Day of Prescribed Fire Operations

Lake Meredith Prescribed Fires Prescribed Fire
Announcements – 3/13/2015

Fire managers plan to burn pockets of unburned vegetation within the interior of the Mullinaw burn unit on the south end of Lake Meredith today, March 13. Some fire activity is expected to continue within the interior of the burn units previously treated. Fire managers will continue to monitor and patrol recently burned areas.

The Mullinaw Creek Campground, access road, and trail are now open.

The road to the Bugbee Campground will remain temporarily closed today, March 13, for public safety. The area is expected to reopen tomorrow, March 14, 2015.

Approximate Acres Accomplished to Date in 2015: 4,486 acres· South Canyon Unit (620 acres)· Cedar Canyon Unit (82 acres)· Sanford-Yake Unit (428 acres)· Alibates Flint Quarries Unit (3 acres)· Mullinaw Crossing Unit (586 acres)· Water Authority (125 acres)· Stilling Basin (approximately 200 acres)· Spring Canyon (670 acres)· Triangle (162 acres)· North Canyon (1,610 acres)