Campground fees waived for those displaced by Hurricane Dorian

BANKHEAD NATIONAL FOREST - The Southern Region of the USDA Forest Service is waiving fees and making campgrounds in the Southern Region available for people displaced by Hurricane Dorian.

People seeking shelter in a Southern Region Forest Service campground should:

·Select a desired National Forest and call or check online to see if any campgrounds are closed.

·Call or visit the desired campground to see if it has space available.

·Upon arrival, notify the campground host that you are being displaced due to the storm and no fee will be collected for those displaced by Hurricane Dorian.

·Exercise caution and keep aware of changing weather conditions.

For information on campgrounds in Alabama, visit www.fs.usda.gov/alabama.