West Mullan Fire Closure Order # F13-016-Lolo-D7
Incident: West Mullan Fire Wildfire
Order No. F13-016-LOLO-D7
LOLO NATIONAL FOREST
Bldg. 24, Fort Missoula
Missoula, MT 59804-7297
FOREST SUPERVISOR’S ORDER
Pursuant to Title 36 Code of Federal Regulations 261.50(a), the following acts are prohibited as described below within the Superior Ranger District of the Lolo National Forest. These restrictions are in addition to those enumerated in Subpart A, Part 261, Title 36, Code of Federal Regulations, and become effective July 15, 2013 and will remain in effect until rescinded.
36 CFR – Special Closures
It is prohibited to go into the area. (36 CFR 261.53 e).
The closure cited in this order is for emergency resource protection and to protect public users from potential harm during the West Mullan Fire.
Description of Closed Areas:
SEE ATTACHED MAP (includes roads and trails along area border)
Pursuant to 36 CFR 261.50(e), the following persons are exempt from this order:
1. Persons with a permit issued by a forest officer specifically authorizing the otherwise prohibited act.
2. Any Federal, State or local officer or member of an organized rescue or fire fighting force in the performance of an official duty.
Signed in Missoula, Montana, this 15th day of July, 2013.
For DEBORAH L.R. AUSTIN
Penalty: Violation of these prohibitions is punishable by a fine of not more than $5000 for an individual or $10,000 for an organization, or imprisonment for not more than 6 months, or both (16 USC 551 and 18 USC 3359 and 3571).
Notification: A copy of this order shall be posted as prescribed under 36 CFR 261.51.