Forest Fires

Natural Resources
3:28 pm
Tue May 7, 2013

Fire Danger Rising In Northwoods-DNR

Remnants of a fire
Credit Google Images

Words of caution from a DNR spokesperson: don't burn without checking for permits and conditions.

Forester-Ranger John Gillen in Rhinelander says they've been busy since the warm and low-humidity weather came into the region...

" that we lost the snowpack and we've been dry for a couple of days, that's all that it takes for our spring fire activity to build and that's what we've seen over the last couple of days..."

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