Camp Ripley earns top environmental award

By Staff Sgt. Anthony Housey Camp Ripley Public Affairs CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. (April 27, 2017) – The Department of Defense announced that Camp Ripley was selected as the winner of the Secretary of Defense Environmental Award for Natural Resources Conservation, Large Installation. The awards recognize individuals, teams and installations for their exceptional environmental achievements and innovative,… Continue reading Camp Ripley earns top environmental award

Camp Ripley strikes first before wildfire season

By Staff Sgt. Anthony Housey Camp Ripley Public Affairs CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. (March 24, 2017) – Every spring Camp Ripley begins its annual controlled burn program to help reduce the risk of wildfire during training. “Usually the burns are completed every spring before the summer annual training season begins,” said Tim Notch, training area coordinator on… Continue reading Camp Ripley strikes first before wildfire season