Officials Close Roads in Shasta-Trinity National Forest Due to Carr Fire

This is a press release from the U.S. Forest Service

United States Forest Service USFSREDDING, Calif. — Shasta-Trinity National Forest officials are implementing a road closure in the area west of Lakehead effective today August 1 until the Carr Fire is declared out. This order is in place to provide for public and firefighter safety.

Deputy Forest Supervisor Terri Simon-Jackson reports, “This closure is necessary because of the many hazards presented by the Carr Fire. Firefighter and public safety is always our highest priority on all wildfires. We appreciate your cooperation and patience while we work with our partners to fully contain the Carr Fire.”

The Forest Order 14-18-11 and map of the roads that are closed are posted on the forest website at: https://go.usa.gov/xUwmw.

The Carr Fire is being managed under unified command with CAL FIRE, National Park Service, Redding Fire and the U.S. Forest Service.  It is 35 percent contained and 115,538 acres and there are 4,151 personnel on the incident. Tonight August 1 at 6:00 p.m. there will be a community meeting in Lakehead at the Lakehead Lion’s Club located at 20814 Mammoth Drive.  For current fire information, please call (530) 225-2510 or visit: http://www.fire.ca.gov/current_incidents/incidentdetails/Index/2164.

For a .pdf version of this press release, click here.

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2 comments

  • U.S. Forest ‘Service’ has as much authority on the land in any of the union states, as an ice cream man. Commiefornia folks are being cooked alive. Thank you U.S. Fucking Forest Service. Now, get lost.

    The Forest Order is listed for the peasants to ooo and aww over i guess.

    This adds insult to injury.

    Everybody groan as if you like it. Must be why its posted here. Applause. Applause. Drum roll.

    WHERE’S THE GLOBAL SUPERTANKER?? FUCK the US INC FOREST PERSONNEL AND THE HORSE THEY RODE IN ON. YOU’RE NOT WELCOME HERE. Satan’s cock suckers, nothing more.

    On a scale of one to two, how dumb are we?

  • They wouldn’t hire you, huh?

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