A fire is continuing to smoulder within prepared containment lines at Foochow Conservation Area.

There may be visible smoke and fire activity within the burnt area for some time.

If there is any fire activity causing you concern please report it to the TFS by calling triple zero (000).

Community Information:

For information on current road closures, please visit the Tasmania Police website: http://www.police.tas.gov.au/community-alerts/

People with medical conditions are advised to have a personal plan for avoiding smoke from the burn.

For advice is available from the Department of Health www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/publichealth/air/bushfire_smoke or Asthma Australia https://asthma.org.au/about-asthma/triggers/bushfires-and-smoke/

Alert Level: NO ALERT LEVEL
Type: vegetation fire
Last Updated: 28-Jan-2020 05:07 PM
First Reported: 30-Dec-2019 04:37 PM
Location: Foochow Conservation Area, Memana
Status: Under Control
Agency: Parks and Wildlife Service
Size: 2736 hectares
Attending Resources:

Tasmania Fire Service Resources Arrived:
  2 x LIGHT TANKER