Division of Forestry http://wfpl.org en State Warns of Prime Wildfire Conditions Going Into Fall Season http://wfpl.org/post/state-warns-prime-wildfire-conditions-going-fall-season <p>The <a href="http://forestry.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx">Kentucky Division of Forestry</a> is preparing for a busy wildfire season in the wake of summer droughts.&nbsp; There’s also a danger that debris from spring tornadoes has created more “ground fuel,” posing a greater threat to firefighters.</p><p>Despite recent rainfall, moderate drought conditions still exist in 50 counties in north central Kentucky.&nbsp; In the far western part of the state, 25 counties remain under severe to extreme drought conditions.</p> Mon, 08 Oct 2012 12:30:00 +0000 Patrick DeSpain 1882 at http://wfpl.org