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Area damaged by Rockport Fire reseeded

Published: Friday, Oct. 25 2013 6:59 p.m. MDT

Marcus Burr, top, and Cameron Burr load seeds for a reseeding project to cover nearly 2,000 acres of land burned during the Rockport Fire in August from their staging area in Promontory in Park City on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013.

Kristin Murphy, Deseret News

PARK CITY — Over an area where a few months ago aircraft were dropping fire redtardant, helicopters dropped seeds to replenish landscape damaged by August's Rockport Fire.

The project that began on Friday aims to reseed the area that was ravaged by the wildfire that damaged homes and forced evacuations in Summit County.

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