Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge
P. O. Box 329
Columbia, North Carolina 27925

Contact: Howard Phillips- 252-796-3004 ext 226

News Release

June 10, 2008

Fire Update, Map, and Photos

Click here for attached update from Incident Command Post.
Click here (pdf 526kb) for attached smoke impact map.

Photo credits:USFWS

Firebreak Irrigation
Firebreak off Evans Road. Note irrigation hose on the right of the firebreak.

Firefighter Anthony Davis
USFWS Firefighter Anthony Davis sprays water from irrigation hose onto groundfire to the east of the firebreak.