- October 06 District Schedules Prescribed Fires for Hernando County
- October 01 District to Hold Workshop on Minimum and Guidance Levels For Lake Hancock in Polk County
- District to Hold Series of Hog Hunts in 2015-2016, Permits Will Be Available Online
- September 29 District Approves Millage and Budget
June 25, 2007
A media alert issued this morning by Hillsborough County Fire Rescue regarding smoke in northern Hillsborough County contained incorrect information. The Southwest Florida Water Management District has not conducted any controlled burns in two months due to the current drought conditions.
A 118-acre wildfire started on Saturday in the District’s Conner Preserve near Ehren Cutoff in Pasco County. The fire is contained and under the authority of the Florida Division of Forestry. For more information on the wildfire, please contact Dawn Crouch with the Florida Division of Forestry at (352) 754-6777 ext. 106.