Sunday, July 7, 2013

Dean peak fire info to go along with evacuation cancellation.

FIRE PREVENTION ORDER NO. AZ-310-13-02 PUBLIC LAND CLOSURE BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT COLORADO RIVER DISTRICT KINGMAN FIELD OFFICE Under the authority of the Federal Land Management Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1701 et. Seq.) and pursuant to 43CFR§ 9212.0-3, § 9212.0-5, § 9212.0-6, § 9212.1, § 9212.2, § 9212.3 and § 9212.4, this Fire Prevention Order “Closure”, restricts public access for all Bureau of Land Management (BLM) administered public lands within the Kingman Field Office, in the area located in Mohave County, and east of DW Ranch Road, north of Hualapai Mountain Road, north of Hualapai Mountain County Park, north of the Pine Lake Community, north of Wheeler Wash Road, west of Blake Ranch Road and south of Old Highway 93. In the interest of public safety and effective Saturday, July 6th, 2013 at 5:00 PM., the location described herein is closed to public access due to threats to the public from the Dean Peak Fire. This closure will remain in effect until the threat to the public has lessened and this order has been rescinded. Exemptions to this order include Dean Peak Fire authorized firefighting personnel in the performance of their official duties and those individuals authorized by the Dean Peak Incident Commander, BLM/Kingman Field Manager, BLM/Colorado River District Fire Management Officer or the BLM/Kingman Assistant Fire Management Officer. Penalties for any person who knowingly and willfully violates the regulations at §9212.1 of this title shall, upon conviction, be subject to a fine of not more than $1,000 or to imprisonment of not more than 12 months, or both. Signed at Kingman, Arizona this 6th day of July, 2013 ____________________ _____________ Ruben Sanchez Field Manager Kingman Field Office