National Forests in North Carolina
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FRANKLIN, NC, Elevated fire activity on the Nantahala National Forest has prompted fire management officials to transition from district management to a Type 3 organization. The transition, effective today, enables more effective management of several fires simultaneously under the umbrella of one incident commander. -
See previous coverage of the Jones Gap Gap at this link.
All photos in this article are courtesy fo the USFS of the Jones Gap Fire: