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GWJ National Forest Prescribed Burns

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George Washington & Jefferson National Forests
U.S. Forest Service
Virginia
Roanoke, VA 24019

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Prescribed burn at high Knob Tower, April 20

GWJ National Forest Prescribed Burns Prescribed Fire
News – 4/20/2022

Today Forest Service Fire Specialists will be burning a small, 1.2-acre area beside the High Knob Tower on the Clinch Ranger District. This burn will prepare the meadow for planting native wildflowers later this spring. Visitors can expect to see smoke and firefighter activity for a brief period of time the afternoon of April 20.