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The Hendersonville Times-News
Students celebrate Arbor Day by planting American chestnutBarbara Volk was on hand to proclaim May 6 as Tree City Day in Hendersonville.
Students celebrate Arbor Day by planting American chestnut
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 18 days ago
Barbara Volk was on hand to proclaim May 6 as Tree City Day in Hendersonville. The city was named again this year by the N.C. Forest Service as a Tree City USA. 2016 marks the 40th anniversary of the Arbor Day Foundation’s Tree City USA program.... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Students celebrate by planting American chestnutBarbara Volk was on hand to proclaim May 6 as Tree City Day in Hendersonville.
Students celebrate by planting American chestnut
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 18 days ago
Barbara Volk was on hand to proclaim May 6 as Tree City Day in Hendersonville. The city was named again this year by the N.C. Forest Service as a Tree City USA. 2016 marks the 40th anniversary of the Arbor Day Foundation’s Tree City USA program.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Thousands of hours, thousands of dollars go into fighting Bolivia woods firethe fire. They flew a plane over the fire daily searching for hot spots, that a
Thousands of hours, thousands of dollars go into fighting Bolivia woods fire
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 27 days ago
the fire. They flew a plane over the fire daily searching for hot spots, that a ground crew would then extinguish. The N.C. Forest Service charged Phillip Jenkins, for accidentally starting the Fire, with a Class 3 Misdemeanor. He was issued a... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Whipping Creek Road Fire update: Fire now 62 percent containedOfficials with the N.C. Forest Service say the Whipping Creek Fire remains at 1
Whipping Creek Road Fire update: Fire now 62 percent contained
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 28 days ago
Officials with the N.C. Forest Service say the Whipping Creek Fire remains at 15,449 acres in size but now has 62 percent of the fire contained. Brian Haines, an official with the N.C. Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services, said in a press... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Lawmakers put brakes on DuPont fee planto address the funding needs of the state recreational forests.” McGrady said
Lawmakers put brakes on DuPont fee plan
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted a month ago
to address the funding needs of the state recreational forests.” McGrady said the General Assembly is going to look to the N.C. Forest Service to define what DuPont's needs are, but the issues that have already been covered in the media and... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Man charged for starting fire Tuesday in Brunswick Countyand the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office has determined that the cause of the
Man charged for starting fire Tuesday in Brunswick County
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted a month ago
and the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office has determined that the cause of the Clemmons Road fire was debris burning. The N.C. Forest Service charged Phillip Jenkins for accidentally starting the fire, with a Class 3 Misdemeanor. Fire... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Update: Whipping Creek Road now 20 percent contained20 percent contained but the number of acres currently on fire has reduced some
Update: Whipping Creek Road now 20 percent contained
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 1 months ago
20 percent contained but the number of acres currently on fire has reduced somewhat. According to Brian Haines with the N.C. Forest Service, there are currently 9,780 acres still burning. That’s down from a high of 14,000 that was reached on... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Whipping Creek Road fire reduced in size, only 15 percent contained15 percent contained but the number of acres currently on fire has reduced some
Whipping Creek Road fire reduced in size, only 15 percent contained
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 1 months ago
15 percent contained but the number of acres currently on fire has reduced somewhat. According to Brian Haines with the N.C. Forest Service, there are currently 9,780 acres still burning. That’s down from a high of 14,000 that was reached on... Read more
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The News & Observer
Hyde County wildfire grows; US 264 still closedRiver National Wildlife Refuge and property owned by the U.S. Air Force and The
Hyde County wildfire grows; US 264 still closed
The News & Observer / Posted 1 months ago
River National Wildlife Refuge and property owned by the U.S. Air Force and The Nature Conservancy, according to the N.C. Forest Service. The fire has forced the closure of U.S. 264 between Englehard and Stumpy Point. Dry, windy conditions... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Editorial, April 21: It's wildfire seasons - let's not get burnedstate. Dead foliage from the winter, plus dry and windy weather create perfect
Editorial, April 21: It's wildfire seasons - let's not get burned
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 1 months ago
state. Dead foliage from the winter, plus dry and windy weather create perfect conditions for wildfires, according to the N.C. Forest Service. Also, folks are giving their yards a spring clean-up and burning debris. Even in areas where that is... Read more

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