Virginia wildfires update

photo credit Scott Bradley Hesson with permission

The Virginia Department of Forestry is reporting that as of Friday, November 10th, there were 19 wildfires in Virginia that have burned over 9,424 acres including the Quaker Run Fire in Madison County.

Crews are continuing to install sprinkler heads around Camp Hoover near the Rapidan Wildlife Area.

Smoke continues to be a concern in Shenandoah National Park and hikers are encouraged to plan hikes away from the east side of the central portion of the park.

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