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Ukiah Field Office

Fire Use Restrictions

United States Department of the Interior
Bureau of Land Management
Ukiah Field Office
2550 N. State Street
Ukiah, CA 95482
Office: (707) 468-4000    Fax: (707) 468-4027
Order Number CAC05000-16-01
Fire Prevention Orders
Fire Use Restrictions
In compliance with Title 43 Code of Federal Regulations, Section 9212.2, the following acts are prohibited on Public Lands within the Bureau of Land Management’s Ukiah Field Office jurisdiction beginning at 12:01 a.m. on June 20th, 2016 and continuing until further notice: 
  1. Build, maintain, attend, or use any open fire, campfire, charcoal barbecue or stove outside of fire rings or stoves provided within a designated developed recreation site (see exhibit A), or a specifically posted campsite or area. Portable stoves using gas, jelled petroleum or pressurized liquid fuel are exempt from this restriction with a valid “California Campfire Permit”. 
  1. To use as firewood, or possess, any firewood materials containing nails, screws, other metal hardware, or treated wood, including, but not limited to, wood pallets and/or construction debris.  
  1. Smoking, except within an enclosed vehicle or building, at a designated developed recreation site or other designated areas. 
  1. To operate or cause to be operated any OHV, portable tool or device powered by an internal combustion engine off of established roads or trails on Public Lands. 
  1. Possess or discharge a firearm using incendiary, tracer, steel core, or armor piercing ammunition. 
  1. To possess or use exploding targets. 
  1. To possess or discharge fireworks, including "safe and sane" fireworks. 
Pursuant to 43 CFR 9212.2 (3), the following persons are exempt from this order: 
  1. Persons with a permit specifically authorizing the otherwise prohibited act.  
  1. Any Federal, State, or local Officer, or member of an organized rescue or fire fighting force in the performance of an official duty. 
The area, roads and trails affected by this order are all BLM Public Lands within the boundaries of the Ukiah Field Office, Bureau of Land Management.
Done at Ukiah, California, on the 13th day of June, 2016
Tracy Cline, \s\ Tracy Cline     .
Acting Field Office Manager
Bureau of Land Management, Ukiah Field Office 
(Title 43, C.F.R. 9212.1; 9214.4) 
§ 9212.1Prohibited acts.
Unless permitted in writing by the authorized officer, it is prohibited on the public lands to:
(h) perform any act restricted by a fire prevention order.
§ 9212.4 Penalties.
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.

  Order Number CAC05000-14-02

Designated Developed Recreation Sites
Recreation Area 
Location Lat/Long
Fire Grate /BBQs 
39 02’18.1”N 123 02’21.4”W
39 09’25.8”N 123 05’32.0”W
Red Mountain
39 04’47.3”N 123 05’27.8”W
Sheldon Creek
38 56’42.2”N 122 59’29.5”W
Blue Oak
39 04’10.5”N 122 30’30.4”W
Lower Hunting Creek
38 48’31.6”N 122 22’29.8”W
Cowboy Camp Lower Loop
38 5948.5”N 122 21’16.6”W