Prescribed burn area east of Haw Creek

National forest fire managers began a prescribed burn Saturday in the Walker Mountain area in Scott County, Ark., in the Ouachita National Forests. About 212 acres are affected.A prescribed fire is one is ignited by trained fire personnel under specified fuel and weather conditions to achieve specific resource objectives.Daily prescribed fire updates can be found at: or by calling 
1 (888) 243-1042.