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BLM updates fire restrictions on public lands throughout Wyoming

Stage 2 restrictions in Hot Springs, Washakie counties Aug. 18-22


August 15, 2017

 CHEYENNE - The Bureau of Land Management is updating fire restrictions in several counties due to current conditions and in anticipation of the influx visitors for the Aug. 21 solar eclipse.

BLM will be implementing stage 2 full fire restrictions on BLM administered lands within the Wind River/Bighorn Basin District on Aug. 18 in Hot Springs and Washakie counties.

“Adherence to these temporary fire restrictions will greatly assist fire and other emergency responders during a time when thousands of people will be visiting Hot Springs and Washakie counties,” said Worland Field Manager M...

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