Please be aware that the R.I. Division of Fish & Wildlife & Forestry will be conducting a control burn at the Nicholas Farm Wildlife Management Area. This prescribed fire will be executed across a total of 20 acres and will be handled by a professional fire management firm. The purpose will be for restoring and sustaining pine-scrub oak forest. This will begin today, April 17th and cont. for 2-3 days a week until June 30th. If you have any questions you may contact RIDEM 222-6800.