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Prescribed Fire Workshop

Posted on Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 12:36 pm

indexThe Missouri Department of Conservation will hold a prescribed burn workshop for area landowners at the Lincoln County Health Department (#5 Health Department Drive, Troy) on Saturday, Feb. 22, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The course will be taught by MDC certified burners, and participants will learn about the value and purpose of prescribed fire as a land management tool.

Attendees will receive instruction on how to safely and effectively plan and conduct a controlled burn, and we’ll also discuss situations where prescribed burning might benefit your property and your wildlife habitat.

Weather permitting, a demonstration burn will be conducted that afternoon.

Seating is limited so please call the Lincoln County SWCD office at 636-528-4877 ext. 3 to register.