Prescribed burn at Deer Prairie Creek Preserve/Schewe Tract today, Wednesday, November 6th
- Date: 11/06/2019 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Conditions permitting, staff from the Southwest Florida Water Management District will be conducting a prescribed fire on Deer Prairie Creek Preserve/Schewe Tract today, Wednesday November 6th, 2019.
The burn will be approximately 210 acres and located in the northeast portion of the preserve starting after 10 AM. This is located 0.6 miles south of I-75, and 2.1 miles north of US 41, 0.1 miles west of the city of North Port, and 0.9 miles north of Warm Mineral Springs.
The National Weather Service is forecasting northeast winds today. A smoke column may be visible from locations around North Port, north River Road and from the Interstate.
If you have any questions about the burn please contact North Port Fire Rescue at (941) 240-8150.