Eureka Fire Road Closure Update!, 8/26/13
Incident: Eureka Wildfire
ORDER NO. 2013-06-039
BEAVERHEAD-DEERLODGE NATIONAL FOREST
420 Barrett Street
Dillon, MT 59725
Forest Supervisor's Order
Pursuant to Title 36 Code of Federal Regulation 261.50 (b), the following acts are prohibited as
described below, within the Madison Ranger District on the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest. This temporary restriction is in addition to those enumerated in Subpart A, Part 261, Title 36, Code of Federal Regulations and will remain in effect from August 26, 2013 until rescinded.
36 CFR 261.54b -Special Closures Roads:
It is prohibited to go into or be upon any road, which is closed for the Protection of "Public
Health and Safety" (Title 36 CFR 261.54(b)).
As described the roads below is closed to public travel due to fire suppression activities.
Forest Service Road 290 Gravelly Range Road
Forest Service Road 290 (Gravelly Range Road) is closed from its junction with Forest Service Road #237 (Standard Creek) in Section 15 n1s R1E to its junction with Forest Service Road 100 (Ruby River Road) in Section 7 n2s R3W.
Forest Service Road 1012 Cottonwood Creek Road
Forest Service Road 1012 (Cottonwood Road) is closed from its junction with Forest Service Road #290 (Gravelly Range Road) in Section 34 nos R2W to its junction with Forest Service Road 100 (Ruby River Road) in Section 21nos R3W.
Pursuant to Title 36 CFR 261.50 (e), the following are exempt from this restriction:
1. Persons with a permit specifically authorizing the otherwise prohibited act or omission.
2. Any Federal, State, or local officer, or member of an organized rescue or fire fighting force in the performance of an official duty.
Done at Dillon, Montana this 261
day of August, 2013.
Acting Forest Supervisor
Violation of these prohibitions is punishable by a fine of not more than $5,000 for an individual or
$10,000 for an organization, or imprisonment for not more than 6 months, or both (16 USC 551and 18
USC 3559 and 3571).
A copy of this order shall be posted as prescribed under 36 CFR 261.51.