Crocker Neck Prescribed Burn

UPDATE: 6/14/18 Due to weather conditions the burn has been cancelled.

UPDATE: 6/12/18 The prescribed burn at Crocker Neck is now scheduled for Thursday or Friday June 14 or 15, weather dependent. The Fire Department will issue a phone notification if given the green light.

UPDATE: 4/27/18 The prescribed burn at Crocker Neck is on hold until late May, to prevent unnecessary damage to oak trees. Once the leaves are out, they will be less susceptible to damage from a low slow burn. This cold spring and wet year have played havoc on burn schedules.

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The Barnstable Conservation Division has contracted with Northeast Forest and Fire Management LLC to conduct another prescribed burn in the Crocker Neck Conservation Area of Cotuit.  They will be focusing on Subunits B & D. See map of Subunits Here.  Depending on weather conditions, it is scheduled for Monday April 23, 2018. If it is a go a phone notification will be issued by the Cotuit Fire Department to nearby residents.

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Crocker Neck Prescribed Burn

The Barnstable Conservation Division has contracted with Northeast Forest and Fire Management LLC to conduct another prescribed burn in the Crocker Neck Conservation Area. Depending on the weather, it will be scheduled within the next month or put off to early spring 2017.  Stay tuned for scheduled date.

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 It looks like they did almost half of sub-unit C (northern end) and a bit of the northern end of sub-unit B last year.

See Map of Crocker Neck Subunits Here