Prescribed burning underway in West Point

Prescribed burning underway in West Point

WEST POINT, GA (WTVM) - Prescribed burning of timberland is underway in West Point.

More than 2,000 acres are set to be burned.

Each winter, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers works with Forestry Commissions in both Alabama and Georgia in controlled burns for improvement of wildlife habitat and reduction of wildlife threats on the public property surrounding the reservoir.

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