Ranchers in Northwest Oklahoma who were impacted by wildfires this spring are getting some relief in the form of monetary donations.
The Oklahoma Cattlemen’s Foundation Fire Relief Fund distributed a total of $459,971 in donated funds to 69 beef producers who applied for relief aid.
A series of wildfires broke out in the state during April with much of the damage occurring in Northwest Oklahoma. Two fires combined to burn nearly 350,000 acres
The wildfires claimed the lives of two people and killed an estimated 1,500 cattle.