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PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT FROM INYO NATIONAL FOREST: Fuelwood Collection Season Ending November 10

The extended date of November 30 has been ended due to winter weather   BISHOP, Calif., November 10, 2022 — Inyo National Forest is ending the recently extended personal fuelwood collection season due to recent snow and future forecasts of winter weather. Permits are no longer being issued, but will resume again when fuelwood collection season […]

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Inyo National Forest Recreation Site Statuses November 4, 2022

  www.fs.usda.gov/recmain/inyo/recreation Mono Lake Ranger District: Campgrounds Open: Glass Creek (Closing early on 11/6 due to incoming weather and no camp host) Campgrounds Closed: Silver Lake, Lower Lee Vining Gull Lake, June Lake, Oh Ridge, Aerie Crag (overflow, no campfires/water), Aspen, Big Springs, Reversed Creek, Big Bend, Ellery Lake, Junction, Hartley Springs, Saddlebag Lake, Sawmill Walk-in, Tioga […]

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PRESS RELEASE FROM BLM and INYO NATIONAL FOREST – Fire Restrictions Lifted

BLM Bishop Field Office and Inyo National Forest Lift Seasonal Fire Restrictions October 31 BISHOP, Calif. — The Bureau of Land Management Bishop Field Office, in coordination with the Inyo National Forest, will be lifting fire restrictions on all Federal lands under their jurisdiction effective Monday, October 31. The terminated fire prevention orders can be found here and here. […]

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FROM INYO NATIONAL FOREST: Fuelwood Collection Season Extended Through November 30

Season will be extended through November 30 due to delayed winter weather BISHOP, Calif., October 26, 2022 — Inyo National Forest is extending personal fuelwood collection season from October 31 to November 30, 2022, weather permitting. This is due to the lack of snow and the large availability of fuelwood, especially at the Inyo Craters parking lot, […]

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PRESS RELEASE FROM Inyo National Forest – Recreation Site Statuses October 21, 2022

Mono Lake Ranger District: Campgrounds Open: Silver Lake, Lower Lee Vining (Closing on 10/30) Glass Creek (Closing on 11/15) Campgrounds Closed: Gull Lake, June Lake, Oh Ridge, Aerie Crag (overflow, no campfires/water), Aspen, Big Springs, Reversed Creek, Big Bend, Ellery Lake, Junction, Hartley Springs, Saddlebag Lake, Sawmill Walk-in, Tioga Lake, Moraine, Saddlebag Trailhead Group, Obsidian Flat […]

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comment on Proposal to List and Designate Critical Habitat for Two Salamander Species in Sierra Nevada

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking public comment on its proposal to provide protections and designate critical habitat under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) for two slender salamanders living in California’s southern Sierra Nevada. Using the best available science, the Service evaluated the status of three salamanders found in Kern, Inyo and Tulare […]

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Inyo National Forest Recreation Site Statuses October 6, 2022

  www.fs.usda.gov/recmain/inyo/recreation   Mono Lake Ranger District:  Campgrounds open: Big Springs, Aspen (closes 10/11). Closing on 10/16: Reversed Creek, Gull Lake, June Lake, Oh Ridge, Aerie Crag (overflow, no campfires/water). Closing on 10/31: Silver Lake, Lower Lee Vining. Closing on 11/15: Glass Creek.  Campgrounds closed:  Big Bend, Ellery Lake, Junction, Hartley Springs, Saddlebag Lake, Sawmill Walk-in, […]

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Wildfire Education Academy Invites Residents to Join Virtual Session on Insurance Concerns, Local Fire Departments, and Fire Safe Councils

  ESCOG Hosting Seven-Part Series Educating the Public on Wildfire and Preparedness MONO COUNTY, Calif. (October 4, 2022) – The final session of the Eastern Sierra Council of Governments (ESCOG) Citizen’s Wildfire Education Academy (Academy) will focus on “Insurance Concerns, Local Fire Departments, and Fire Safe Councils.” The session is scheduled for Monday, October 17th […]

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Inyo National Forest 2023 Seasonal Employment VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Apply  from September 29 – October 6, 2022

  Join us next summer as we complete exciting work on the Inyo National Forest and help us spread the word – this is a great way to become familiar with opportunities to join the Federal Service! The Forest anticipates hiring approximately 145 temporary (1039 hours) positions for next year’s field season with anticipated start […]

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Mono County Board of Supervisors Adopts Resolution Appointing Marcella A. Rose Outdoor Recreation Manager

  Yesterday, the Mono County Board of Supervisors appointed Marcella A. Rose to the position of Mono County Outdoor Recreation Manager. The Outdoor Recreation Manager organizes public lands recreation engagement efforts between Mono County and federal Land Management Agencies, including Inyo National Forest, Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, and Bureau of Land Management, and other state and […]

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Inyo National Forest celebrates National Public Lands Day this Saturday, September 24

  BISHOP, Calif. — Join the Inyo National Forest and its partners for National Public Lands Day at the Mono Lake Ranger District, this Saturday September 24. The Mono Basin Scenic Area Visitor Center will be hosting something for everyone of all ages: from volunteer work projects to junior rangers and interpretive presentations, to hanging […]

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