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.
A Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Team initiated an assessment of the Dixie Fire in Lassen Volcanic National Park on September 9. The interagency team includes specialists who are completing a rapid assessment of natural and cultural resources affected by the Dixie Fire. This includes... Read More.
Starting Thursday the temporary closure of most national forests in the Northstate and California will be lifted. The reopening comes two days earlier than expected. Forest Service officials announced the regional closure will end Wednesday at 11:59 p.m. The closures had been slated to last... 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.
Nine national forests close as over 1 million acres have been devastated by the extreme threat of wildfires. From now through Sept our local forests being closed to the public include: Lassen, Plumas, Shasta-Trinity, Modoc, Klamath, Lake Tahoe Basin Mgmt Unit, and the Lake... Read More.
Lassen Volcanic National Park News Release Release Date: August 5, 2021 Contacts: Dixie Fire Information Line (530) 538-7826 | Media Line (530) 588-0845 Kevin Sweeney, [email protected], (530) 595-6130 Lassen Volcanic National Park Closed Due to Dixie Fire Mineral, CA – An emergency closure is in place for the entirety of... 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.