The Hillsborough County Conservation & Environmental Lands Management Department will be conducting a prescribed burn today.

Locations

Lower Green Swamp Nature Preserve (LGS)
3540 Knights-Griffin Rd
Plant City, FL 33565

Upper Little Manatee River Nature Preserve (ULMR)
927 Leonard Lee Rd
Wimauma, FL 33598

Duration

One day

Purpose of burn

Ecological site maintenance.

Contact Information

  • Department: CELM Bell Creek Office: (813) 672-7876
  • Media contact:¬†Todd Pratt, Media Relations Strategist, office: (813) 276-2409, cell: (813) 373-1023
  • Other: Florida Forest Service Lakeland Dispatch, (863) 940-6701

Closures

  • Lower Green Swamp: The WHITE trail may be closed during the burn
  • Uppler Little Manatee River: All trails will remain open during the burn

Prescribed fire information

For answers to prescribed fire questions, visit HCFL.gov/RxFire

Posted: 3/20/2024, 3:07:18 PM