As part of our ongoing habitat restoration project at our Piedmont Memorial Overlook property near Sky Meadows State Park, the Virginia Department of Forestry helped us conduct a prescribed burn on 5 acres of our native warm season grass meadow. Prescribed fire reduces fuels, suppresses some woody species, recycles nutrients and stimulates plant growth-- all of which improves habitat for wildlife.

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As part of our ongoing habitat restoration project at our Piedmont Memorial Overlook property near Sky Meadows State...

Posted by Piedmont Environmental Council on Friday, March 10, 2017

 

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