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

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

News Release

July 26, 2008

ICP Update

photo credit: Melissa Yunas, Florida Interagency Incedent Management Blue Team

NC Baptist men

For the Evans Road Fire, firefighters from around the country have packed their bags and set off to fight fire. Their basic needs of food and laundry service have been provided by volunteers from the North Carolina Baptist Men. This evening, the Evans Road Fire Team presented the group with a certificateof appreciation and a donation for their next mission project.  Pictured are (l to r): Bill Korn, Agency Representative,Florida Interagency Incident Management Blue Team; Vince Carver, Fire Management Officer, Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge; Larry Such, Agency Representative, NC Forest Service;  Greg Avery, NC Baptist Men; and Sam Leneave, Incident Commander, Florida Interagency Incident Blue Team.    For more information about North Carolina Baptist Men, visit http://www.ncmissions.org/