A Burn at the Piedmont Memorial Overlook

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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