As a reminder, many BLM Colorado Field Offices are in Fire Restrictions. Please check to see what Fire Restrictions are in your area before you head out to enjoy your public lands. Find the latest Fire Restriction Orders online: https://www.blm.gov/…/fire-an…/regional-information/colorado
The Significant Wildland Fire Potential in western Colorado for July is above normal. Please recreate responsibly this 4th of July weekend.
Violation of federal fire restrictions is punishable by a fine of not more than $100,000 or imprisonment for not more than 12 months or both. Those found responsible for starting wildfires will also face restitution costs of suppressing the fire. #BeOutdoorsafe #IndependenceDay #4thofJuly #WildfirePrevention #FireYear2020 #WildlandFireOutlook