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Pennsylvania DCNR Secretary Urges Caution in the Outdoors to Prevent Wildfires

Mar 20, 2017 - PR Newswire

 With the start of spring and Wildfire Prevention Week, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn warns the combination of bright sun, strong winds, and warming temperatures quickly can increase wildfire dangers across Pennsylvania's forests and brush lands.

"Despite recent cold temperatures and snowcover across much of the state, past springs have shown it just takes a few days of sun and wind to allow brush and forest fire danger to develop quickly," Du...