Forest Service News Release Lassen National Forest Is Open for Woodcutting SUSANVILLE, CA September 23, 2021 – Woodcutting is allowed on the Lassen National Forest (NF) outside of the Dixie Fire area closure. A valid wood cutting permit is required and chainsaws must have spark arresters to... Read More.
United States Department of Agriculture VALLEJO, Calif. — USDA Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region (Region 5) mourns the passing of two of our agency’s “family members” and heroes in the firefighting community –Allen Johnson and Marcus Pacheco. Losing any member of our Forest Service family is a heartbreak... Read More.
All California National Forest lands close through September 17th. Hopes of reducing visitor traffic will lessen the likelihood of new fire starts as continued extreme drought and fire conditions are expected. USDA Forest Service Temporarily Closing All California National Forests for Public Safety VALLEJO, Calif., —... Read More.
Forest Service News Release Public Inquiries: https://www.fs.usda.gov/main/r5/about-region/offices Regional Hotline: 707-562-9113 [email protected] Media Contact: [email protected] USDA Forest Service Temporarily Closes Nine Northern California National Forests for Public Safety, Joining Eldorado NF VALLEJO, Calif., — August 19, 2021. To better provide public and firefighter safety due to extreme fire conditions throughout northern California, and strained... Read More.
A reminder, Frenchman Lake is still closed if you are planning a trip out due to the Beckwourth complex Fire. The Plumas Ntl Forest service is continuing ongoing work to clear fallen trees, hot spots continue to be found and are being addressed, and... Read More.
Lassen National Forest implements increased fire restrictions (No Campfires) SUSANVILLE, Calif., July 26, 2021– With record-breaking drought conditions causing fuel moistures to be historically low, the Lassen National Forest (LNF) is implementing Forest Order No. 06-21-06 to increase its fire restrictions to a forest-wide campfire ban. No wood... Read More.
Forest Service News Release Lassen National Forest issues the Dixie Fire Closure Order The Lassen National Forest (LNF) implements Forest Order 06-21-04 (Dixie Fire Closure Order) to protect public health and safety. The Dixie Fire is exhibiting extreme fire behavior and has grown to over 2,250 acres. This Closure... Read More.
Lassen National Forest issues the Dixie Fire Closure Order The Lassen National Forest (LNF) implements Forest Order 06-21-04 (Dixie Fire Closure Order) to protect public health and safety. The Dixie Fire is exhibiting extreme fire behavior and has grown to over 2,250 acres. This Closure Order will facilitate... Read More.
Forest friends, this past year has been challenging with COVID restrictions, the North Complex Fire, a windstorm over the winter that killed hundreds of trees in Little Grass Valley and now extreme fire danger and drought. If you are packing up for a visit... Read More.