Published: Apr 01, 2012 5:00 AM EDT
Updated: Mar 31, 2012 5:56 PM EDT

Sanibel Island, FLA. -  The J. N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge is implementing the second phase of the prescribed burn of the Botanical Site (South Unit) on Sanibel Island to reduce the likelihood of wildfires and to help preserve the natural ecology of the area. The land to be burned is located west of Rabbit Road; north of West Gulf Drive;
east of Gulf Pines Subdivision; and south of the Sanibel River.