Alligator River/Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
P. O. Box 1969
Manteo, North Carolina 27954

Contact: Bonnie Strawser - 252-473-1131

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News Release

July 01, 2011

Photo Release: Local Fire Teams Reminder - Burning Ban is in Effect

Burning Ban
Dare County Ranger Rob Shackelford is pictured with a sign providing notice of the burning ban recently put into effect by the NC Forest Service. Visitors and locals are reminded to be especially careful during this holiday week-end. Drought conditions continue, and the potential for fire is high. Photo credit: Bonnie Strawser, USFWS.