USFS burn to cover nearly 3,000 acres in Wayne and Jones counties

USFS burn to cover nearly 3,000 acres in Wayne and Jones counties
The Chickasawhay Ranger District will continue its prescribed burn program Monday on federal forest land. Source: U.S. Forest Service (Source: U.S. Forest Service)

WAYNESBORO, Miss. (WDAM) - The United States Forest Service’s Chickasawhay Ranger District will be conducting a prescribed burn Monday in Wayne and Jones counties.

Monday’s burn will total 2,938 acres and affect Forest Service roads 220, 202, 242 and 201.

The public should use caution in these areas today.

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