Apalachicola National Forest


Motorists driving in Wakulla County should watch out for smoke, after a prescribed burning in the Apalachicola National Forest Monday.

Clint Wright / U.S. Forest Service

Motorists driving through Leon County should be careful in the next couple of days, due to lingering effects of Monday’s prescribed burning in the Apalachicola National Forest.

MGN Online

Drivers should be careful as they drive through the Leon County area Monday and Tuesday. A prescribed burn of the Apalachicola National Forest could leave the area a bit smoky.

Rep. Graham Lights Up For Forestry Workday

Oct 15, 2015

North Florida Congresswoman Gwen Graham held a workday with the US Forest Service Thursday. Graham aided technicians from agencies across the Panhandle in managing prescribed burns.

Harper's Beauty.
Nick Evans

Apalachicola National Forest sits just southwest of Tallahassee.  It’s about a thousand square miles of protected land housing a huge variety of different ecosystems.