Planned burn notification: Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL)
- 15 June to 31 July 2021
- 14 June 2021 1:26pm
This alert applies to the following park:
- Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL)Tropical North Queensland
Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service together with Rinyirru Aboriginal Corporation will be conducting a series of planned burns wihin Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (Cape York Peninsula Aboriginal Land) during June and July 2021.
- Motorists are advised that smoke can decrease visibility on the roads and to drive safely according to conditions.
- These planned burns are part of the annual hazard reduction and conservation management program for parks and forests.
- The aim of these burns is to reduce the volume of forest fules and to create a mosaic pattern of burnt and unburnt areas. This will help reduce the intensity of any subsequent wildfires and provide favourable conditions for natural forest regeneration.
In an emergency situation, call 000.
For the latest information on fires in your area please contact QFES.
- 13 19 40