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Controlled burns conducted at Fort Stewart

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FORT STEWART (WTOC) -

Fort Stewart Forestry Branch will be conducting two controlled burns on Saturday.

A chopper burn will cover 2167 acres, an area that is located 13.5 miles N of Building 1 and 3 miles SSE of Pembroke fire tower. Flames should not be visible from GA Highway 119. North Eastern winds predicted at 6 to 10 miles per hour.

Another chopper burn will cover 400 acres, in an area that is located 14 miles NNNW of Building 1 and 4.5 miles SW of Pembroke fire tower. Flames should not visible from GA Highway 119 from this burn. Northeast winds predicted at 6 to 10 miles per hour in this area, as well.

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