Why Do We Burn the Woods?

Heartwood Preserve @heartwoodpreserve

Heartwood Preserve - New Port Richey, FL
4100 Starkey Blvd

Sat, May 11, 2019 at 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

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Saturday May 11, 2019 9:00-10:30 AM Talk & Tour: Why Do We Burn the Woods? Our longleaf pine ecosystem depends on the regular occurrence of fire. We are planning a Prescribed Burn within the next few months. Learn about the importance of Prescribed Fire from Laura Starkey, Heartwood’s Executive Director, Land Manager & “Burn Boss”. Come learn how Fire helps our woods remain healthy and vibrant. Want to attend? • Please RSVP (727) 376-5111 • Wear closed-toe shoes (NO SANDALS) • Dress for the weather • Bring your own water bottle, sunscreen, and insect repellent Heartwood Preserve 4100 Starkey Blvd. Trinity 34655 Email: with questions