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Compartment #1 Fire

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Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge
Fish and Wildlife Service
Georgia
Folkston, GA 31537

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News Releases — Compartment #1 Fire

Compartment #1 Fire 98% Contained - May 23, 2019 Released: 5/23/2019
Folkston, GA…...As of this afternoon, the Compartment #1 Fire is 98% contained. Fire personnel will continue to patrol and monitor the fire each day, as there will continue to be areas of smoke...
Compartment #1 Fire Update - May 20 Released: 5/20/2019
Folkston, GA…...At approximately noon on Sunday May 19, a wildfire was reported in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge on the northern end of the refuge, about 1/2 mile east of Okefenokee...