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Colorado River District Office
Bureau of Land Management
1785 Kiowa Ave
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403

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Partial Rescission: Fire Closure Order Number. AZ-CRD-2021-01

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Closures – 5/13/2021

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Partial Rescission: Fire Closure Order Number. AZ-CRD-2021-01


PUBLIC LAND CLOSURE BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT COLORADO RIVER DISTRICT KINGMAN FIELD OFFICE


Due to decreased fire conditions and activities in the area, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Colorado River District, Kingman Field Office is partially rescinding Fire Closure Order Number: AZ-CRD-2021-01.

The closure area that will remain in place includes: 

(a) BLM Road 7101 (Flag Mine/Ridge Road) from the southern border with Hualapai Mountain Park to the intersection of Antelope Wash Road, accounting for approximately 2 miles of BLM Road 7101.


All other areas affected by the original fire closure order will be open.


This partial rescission of the area closure will be in effect on May 14, 2021 at 0600 for the purpose of protecting the public and shall stay in effect until rescinded. The Colorado River District Fire Management Officer and Kingman Field Manager will make the determination as to when the closure will be rescinded based on public safety. The map of the closure area may be obtained from InciWeb at https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/7438/


(1) Persons exempt from the closure and that are allowed in the closed area without written permission include the following:

a. Emergency vehicles, equipment, and personnel.

b. Government employees acting in the performance of their duties.

c. Grazing permittees in the performance of permitted acts.


(2) The closure also applies to special recreation permit holders who are authorized to conduct activities on BLM land.


(3) This closure follows provisions of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1701) and 43 CFR 9212.0-6 and 43 CFR 9212.1-4. The penalties of this Fire Prevention Order are provided in 43 CFR 9212.4. Any person who knowingly and willfully violates the regulations at 9212.1 of this title shall, upon conviction, be subject to a fine of not more than $10,000 or to imprisonment of not more than 12 months or both.

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