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Plumas National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
159 Lawrence Street Quincy California 95971
Quincy, CA 95971

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Plumas National Forest Road, Trail, and Area Closures

Camp Fire Wildfire
Closures – 11/17/2018


Order No. 05-11-03-18-15

Plumas National Forest

Road, Trail, and Area Closure


Pursuant to 16 USC 551 and 36 CFR 261.50 (a) and (b), and to provide for public safety, the following acts are prohibited on the Plumas National Forest. This Order is effective from November 17th, 2018 until December 5th, 2018.

1. Being on Forest Road 119 (Oro-Quincy Highway) From Its closure at its intersection with the Southern forest boundary (T21N, R5E, Sec 22 and 27, To Its northern closure at its intersection with Forest Service Road 24n36 (Forest Road 36).

2. All roads west of Forest Road 119 (Oro-Quincy Highway) to Highway 70, Between Its closure to the North and its closure to the South.

3. Being on Forest Road 36 (24N36) or any spur roads of Forest Road 36, from its closure at the intersection of Forest Service Road 119 to the intersection of Forest Road 36 (24N36) and Forest Road 34 (24N34).

4. Being on Forest Service Road 34 (24N34) from its intersection with Forest Service Road 36 (24N36) to its termination in T24N. R6E S28.

5. Being within the Area shown in Appendix A as the “Camp Fire Response Area” on the Plumas National Forest.

Pursuant to 36 CFR 261.50 (e), the following persons are exempt from this Order:

1. Persons with a permit from the Forest Service specifically authorizing the otherwise prohibited act or omission.

2. Any Federal, State, or local officer or member of an organized rescue or fire fighting force in the performance of an official duty.

3. Persons with a special use permit or contract from the Forest Service authorizing work within the closed area or upon the closed trail, and their employees, sub-contractors, or agents are exempt from the prohibitions listed above to the extent authorized by the special use permit or contract.

4. Owners of land in the area, to the extent necessary to access their land.

These prohibitions are in addition to the general prohibitions found in 36 CFR Part 261, Subpart A.

A violation of these prohibitions is punishable by a fine of not more than $5,000 for an individual or $10,000 for an organization, or imprisonment for not more than six months, or both. 16 USC 551 and 18 USC 3559, 3571, and 3581.

Executed in Quincy, California this 17th day of November, 2018.

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Daniel Lovato

Forest Supervisor

Plumas National Forest

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