COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - The Corral Fire got a new start on Thursday in the Big Cypress National Preserve, bringing the total number of active fires to five.
Initial attack will continue throughout the day with ground crews and air attack. The winds are expected to be out of the south southeast at approximately 8 to 10 mph which may increase fire activity.
You can find a map of approximate locations of active fires at -
Due to the proximity of fire activity the Concho Billie, Windmill Tram and Burns Lake access points remain closed to all backcountry activity. The 60-day recreational ORV closure remains in effect as well. Other facilities and access that are typically operational during this time of year remain open.
At this time fire activity is not impacting roadways. However, People
driving in the area of the Preserve along I-75, U.S. 41 and S. R. 29 are advised to be aware of smoke conditions, using caution when necessary.