Stage 1 fire restrictions begin Friday, July 7 for the White River National Forest, Bureau of Land Management-administered lands, unincorporated and private lands in Eagle county which includes Cordillera. Fire restrictions on these lands will be in place until further notice.
The BLM, White River National Forest and Eagle County Sheriff's Offices will be enforcing the following temporary restrictions:
Fireworks are always prohibited on BLM, National Forest and National Park Service lands.
Those found responsible for starting wildfires will also face restitution costs of suppressing the fire.
For more information about fire restrictions in these areas, go to: Upper Colorado River Fire Information.