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Hoosier National Forest Partners With American Forests for Oak Regeneration

Aug 28, 2019 - Targeted News Service

American Forests issued the following news release:

The Hoosier National Forest conducted a 700 acre prescribed fire in Perry County, dubbed the Jeffries Burn, in April, 2019. A prescribed fire is a fairly typical event on the forest in fall and spring, however this particular burn was unique. In fact, 500 acres of it was the very first prescribed fire for oak regeneration that American Forests has ever provided funding for and it was conducted as a national pilot for similar projects in t...