By WECT Staff | April 22, 2021 at 6:29 AM EDT – Updated April 22 at 6:29 AM
CURRIE, N.C. (WECT) – Moores Creek National Battlefield will be conducting a controlled burn Thursday, April 22.
The burn is scheduled to begin at at approximately 10 a.m. and will last about three hours with residual smoke and small spot fires continuing throughout the rest of the day.
“The areas affected include the Savannah behind the Visitor Center and the area located on the right-hand side as you enter the front gate of the park,” officials stated in a news release. “This area borders Hwy 210 on one side, Moores Creek Missionary Baptist Church on another side, and park roads and buildings on the other two sides.”
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