Four fire engines attended a heathland fire on the Isle of Grain, in the Medway district.
Rescue services tackled approximately three hectares of heathland, trees and shrubbery that were alight, near West Lane.
— Kent Fire and Rescue Service (@kentfirerescue) May 9, 2023
The area is a known local habitat for around 300,000 wetland birds.
Crews attended at around 5pm, no injuries were reported and the cause is unknown.
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