Stage I Fire Restrictions in Lincoln National Forest

On May 21, 2014, Stage I Fire Restrictions will go into effect for the entire Lincoln National Forest. 

State I Fire Restrictions mean:

  1. Building, maintaining, attending, or using a fire, campfire, charcoal grills, coal or wood stove is prohibited except in Forest Service designated recreation sites and campgrounds where Forest Service grills and fire rings are provided.
  2. Smoking, except within an enclosed vehicle or building, a developed recreation site, or while stopped in an area at least 3 feet in diameter that is barren or cleared of all flammable material is prohibited.
  3. Possessing, discharging, or using any kind of firework or pyrotechnic device is prohibited.

There are some exceptions. For more information on exceptions or penalties, the announcement is available here: Lincoln Forest Stage I Restrictions



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