Controlled burns scheduled for three city parks in coming weeks
The City of Iowa City will conduct controlled burns at Iowa City Kickers Soccer Park, Terry Trueblood Recreation Area and Hickory Hill Park within the next several weeks.

A comprehensive burn plan was prepared and approved by the Iowa City Fire Department, and considerations will be made for wind direction and required weather conditions. Privately-owned land areas and structures will be protected, and fire breaks will be established along all sides of the burn area.

Seasonal burning of native vegetation in Iowa promotes species diversity, habitat and suppression of invasive species. Controlled burning is an established and powerful conservation management tool that, when utilized by professionals under strictly defined parameters, can be safely used for great benefit to natural areas.
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Parks and Recreation
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