Posts Tagged ‘Florida Forest Service’

  • Florida Forest Service Accepting Applications to Help Landowners Combat Devastating Southern Pine Beetle

    May 22, 18 • 99 Views • FDACSComments Off on Florida Forest Service Accepting Applications to Help Landowners Combat Devastating Southern Pine Beetle

    Eligible counties for Southern Pine Beetle Assistance and Prevention Program To help combat the invasive Southern Pine Beetle, which is currently present in 52 infestation sites throughout six Florida counties, the Florida Forest Service is accepting...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Warns Floridians of Increased Wildfire Activity

    Apr 30, 18 • 202 Views • FDACS, Homepage SliderComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Warns Floridians of Increased Wildfire Activity

    Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam and the Florida Forest Service are urging the public to be careful with fire and all potential heat sources due to increased wildfire danger levels in South Florida and throughout the state. Last week, 56...

  • Florida Forest Service to Send 20 Additional Firefighters to Battle Oklahoma Wildfire

    Apr 16, 18 • 225 Views • FDACSComments Off on Florida Forest Service to Send 20 Additional Firefighters to Battle Oklahoma Wildfire

    Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam announced today that the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Florida Forest Service will deploy an additional 20 wildland firefighters as an Initial Attack Hand Crew to help battle...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Apr 13, 18 • 127 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that there are currently 21 active wildfires in Florida burning 26,958 acres. Significant Wildfires/Updates: An Incident Command Management Team of 28 wildland firefighters is joining the wildfire...

  • Florida Forest Service Sends 28 Firefighters to Help Combat 130,000-Acre Wildfire in Oklahoma

    Apr 13, 18 • 144 Views • FDACSComments Off on Florida Forest Service Sends 28 Firefighters to Help Combat 130,000-Acre Wildfire in Oklahoma

    Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam announced today that the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Florida Forest Service is deploying 28 firefighters to assist wildfire suppression efforts in Northwest Oklahoma. “Our...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Apr 11, 18 • 175 Views • FDACS, Homepage SliderComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that there are currently 17 active wildfires in Florida burning 27,199 acres. Significant Wildfires in Florida: DeSoto Highlands Line, DeSoto County: 200 acres and 100 percent contained. Old Blade...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Apr 9, 18 • 180 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that there are currently 32 active wildfires in Florida burning 27,508 acres. Significant Wildfires in Florida: Old Blade Line, Polk County: 450 acres and 75 percent contained. The Florida Forest...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Apr 5, 18 • 135 Views • FDACS, Homepage SliderComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that there are currently 33 active wildfires in Florida burning 33,605 acres. Significant Wildfires in Florida: Greenway, Collier County: 17,957 and 95 percent contained. Firebreak, Gulf County: 8,080...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Apr 4, 18 • 122 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that there are currently 29 active wildfires in Florida burning 33,973 acres. Significant Wildfires in Florida: Greenway, Collier County: 17,957 and 95 percent contained. Firebreak, Gulf County: 8,080...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Visits Collier County Wildfires

    Mar 28, 18 • 187 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Visits Collier County Wildfires

    Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today visited the Greenway Fire in Collier County. The Greenway Fire is 16,876 acres and is 50 percent contained. Currently, there are 52 active wildfires in Florida burning 27,870 acres. Significant Wildfires in...