Prescribed burn scheduled for today, Wednesday, July 17th at Deer Prairie Creek
- Date: 07/17/2019 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Conditions permitting, staff from the Southwest Florida Water Management District will be conducting a prescribed burn on Deer Prairie Creek Preserve today, Wednesday July 17th , 2019 starting after 10:00 AM.
The burn will be approximately 219 acres and located 1.4 miles south of I-75, 1.3 miles north of US41. It is 1.3 miles west of the City of North Port and 0.6 miles west of Warm Mineral Springs - in the southern portion of the preserve.
The National Weather Service is forecasting southeast winds in the AM and west winds in the PM. A smoke column may be visible from locations around North Port and from the Interstate.
If you have any questions about the burn please contact North Port Fire Rescue at (941) 240-8150.