Here is the Burn Update from PHNRC.

 

PHNRC Spring Prescribed Burn Schedule

 

When:      Friday March 22nd and Saturday, March 23rd, 2019.

Where:    The Prospect Heights Slough, The Nature Preserve, Tully Park

What:      Prescribed burn for ecological restoration

 

The Natural Resources Commission will be conducting controlled prescribed burns in and around Prospect Heights on Friday March 22nd and Saturday March 23rd. The areas to be burned are the Prospect Heights Slough, the Nature Preserve at Morava and Tully Park.

 

Friday will be spent doing site preparation. Saturday's burn schedule is as follows:

 

10:00 am - 1:00 pm - Burning the Slough starting at the Isaak Walton sign.

1:30 pm -  2:30 pm - Tully Park

3:00 pm - 5:30 pm - The Nature Preserve at Morava

 

The City of Prospect Heights has sent out the reverse 911 call to alert local residents in the affected areas. PHNRC Commissioners will be on hand to answer resident questions.

 

Safety is the only priority. If the burns cannot be completed safely, we will look to the fall to conduct the burns. Questions can be directed to info@phnrc.com.

 

Visit our website at http://phnrc.com/how-to-volunteer.html to learn more about the Volunteer program. New to the program? Download our volunteer waiver and bring it with you here.

 

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Visit PHNRC at phnrc.com

 

Questions may be directed to PHNRC – Agnes Wojnarski or Dana Sievertson at info@phnrc.com. Residents are invited to watch at a safe distance. PHNRC Commissioners will be on hand the day of the burn to answer questions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prospect Heights Natural Resources Commission

8 N. Elmhurst Road

Prospect Heights, IL. 60070

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