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Certified burner to blame for wildfire

| Riley Hansen
A controlled burn turned into a wildfire on Friday, April 8, 2022. Firefighters with the Florida Forest Service’s Blackwater Forestry Center, in addition to other departments, fought a wildfire near Dickerson City Road at Garcon Point in Santa Rosa County beginning early on Friday afternoon.
The wildfire on Friday, April 8 began as a controlled burn intended to control vegetation. Photo by James DiPilla

 

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