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2 Climbing Rangers Encourage Responsible Recreation At East Side Climbing/Bouldering Areas

  The Eastern Sierra Interpretive Association (ESIA) has hired two climbing rangers to patrol the increasingly popular climbing and bouldering areas in the Bishop area. This is the third year of the program. Climbing in the Eastern Sierra is an interagency activity, so the climbing rangers are supported by numerous partners: the  Bishop Area Climbers […]

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REVISED: Work Planned To Begin On Long Valley Exploration Drilling Project – As Early As Nov. 30

The Inyo National Forest announces that work on the Long Valley Exploration Drilling Project is expected to begin in two weeks. The forest has received notification from the project proponent, KORE Mining, Ltd of their intent to begin exploratory drilling as early as Tuesday, November 30, 2021. Previously, work was expected to begin as early […]

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Mammoth Ranger District Fire Crews To Conduct Prescribed Burn Along Dry Creek Cutoff Road To Last 2 – 3 Days.

Weather and air quality conditions permitting, Mammoth Ranger District fire crews will conduct up to 270 acres on the Dry Creek Prescribed Fire starting Monday, November 15 and continuing through for 2-3 days while and if conditions remain favorable. This prescribed fire is located along  Dry Creek Cutoff Road between Mammoth Scenic Loop and Upper Deadman […]

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Work Planned To Begin On Long Valley Exploration Drilling Project As Early As November 16, 2021

    The Inyo National Forest announces that work on the Long Valley Exploration Drilling Project is expected to begin next week. The forest has received notification from the project proponent, KORE Mining, Ltd of their intent to begin exploratory drilling as early as next Tuesday, November 16, 2021. The public should expect that heavy […]

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Inyo National Forest Supervisor, Lesley Yen Discusses Forest Closures with Inyo Supervisors

  Inyo National Forest Supervisor Lesley Yen gave the Board of Supervisors a rundown on forest closure policies, put in place in the late summer of 2020 and 2021, explaining the decisions as a “last resort.” With little winter precipitation and record-setting heat waves across the West, the Forest Service had to make draconian decisions […]

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Requests To Purchase Personal Use Firewood Permits From Inyo National Forest Are Due By November 15

The Inyo National Forest announces that the request to purchase personal use fuelwood permits must be submitted by November 15th, 2021. The fuelwood season has been extended throughout November 30, 2021 weather conditions permitting. Since it can take about two weeks to receive them via the mail, the November 15th date allows fuelwood collectors adequate time […]

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