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Forked Fire

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Ouachita National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Hot Springs, AR 71902

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Closures — Forked Fire

Emergency Closure Order Released: 11/27/2017
Emergency closure order of the Ouachita Trail and the Flatside Wilderness due to the Forked Wildfire in the area of Forked Mountain.Pursuant to 36 CFR, Section 261.50- (a) and (b), entry into the...
Part of Ouachita National Forest closed due to large fire Released: 11/27/2017
The Forked Fire, which started Nov. 21, has grown today to approximately 400 acres and caused the temporary closure of the Flatside Wilderness and the portion of the Ouachita Trail that goes through...