Full fire restrictions on public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management in Wyoming's Natrona, Converse, Platte and Goshen counties will begin July 28, 2017 due to dry conditions and high fire danger. These restrictions are in coordination with the county cooperators.
Under a full closure the following acts are prohibited:
These fire restrictions are in addition to the year-round wildfire prevention restrictions. The following activities are prohibited year-round on BLM-administered public lands in Wyoming:
The following persons are exempt from this order:
Restitution for total suppression and damage costs incurred will be borne by the violator.
Violation of this Fire Prevention Order is punishable by a fine of not more than $100,000, or imprisonment of not more than 12 months, or both. (43 CFR 9212.4 and 18 U.S.C. 3571). Restitution for total suppression and damage costs incurred will be borne by the violator.
For more information on BLM fire restrictions or conditions, contact your local BLM office or go to https://www.blm.gov/site-page/programs-public-safety-and-fire-fire-and-aviation-regional-information-wyoming-fire.