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

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

News Release

June 15, 2008

Fire Update and Photos

Click here for attached update from Incident Command Post.

Photo credits: NCFS- Chris Carlson (taken June 4)

Heavy Air Tanker up Close

Heavy Air Tanker
A US Forest Service-contracted Heavy Air Tanker has been brought in to assist firefighters on the Evans Road Fire. This tanker can deliver 3,000 gallons of fire retardant in one drop.