Threat to Great Dismal Swamp

Greg Sanders, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (http://www.flickr.com/photos/usfwsnortheast/6044721273)

Greg Sanders, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (http://www.flickr.com/photos/usfwsnortheast/6044721273)

Summer is just about here,  and in many of the nation’s national parks, that means forest fires.  Here in Virginia, it may also bring a different kind of blaze – one that threatens a vast wetland and wildlife refuge near Norfolk.

After losing thousands of acres in years past, experts have come up with a plan for saving the Great Dismal Swamp.  Sandy Hausman has that story.

 

 

 

 

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