Officials Conducting 4,500 Acre Burn at Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge
By Space Coast Daily // February 11, 2020
north of SR-406 and west of SR-3
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Brevard County officials are notifying residents that a 4,500 acre controlled burn will be happening at the Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge today near north of SR-406 and west of SR-3.
There will also be 1130-acre burn happening at the Salt Lake Wildlife Management Area, off of Arch Rd. and west of I-95
Prescribed or controlled burning is a technique used in forest management, farming, or prairie restoration.
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