The City of Titusville, Florida / Fire & Emergency Services / NewsFox Lake Sanctuary Prescribed Fire Planned for 4/1/2014
Titusville, Fla. – A 35 acre prescribed fire within the Fox Lake Sanctuary is planned for Tuesday April 1st between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. by the Brevard County’s Environmentally Endangered Lands Program with assistance from Brevard County Fire Rescue.
Prescribed fires involve the careful application of fire by professionals under specific weather and fuel conditions to achieve environmental resource management goals. Benefits include the reduction of wildfire risk, habitat restoration and the recycling of nutrients back into the soil. The Fox Lake Sanctuary is located at the west end of Fox Lake Road west of I-95 in Titusville. For more information, please contact Steve McGuffey at (321)255-4466 ext 31.