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Casper Field Office
Release Date: 09/02/11
Contacts: Lesley A. Collins    

BLM Issues Firewood Permits in Muddy Mountain Area

Firewood and post and pole permits for the Muddy Mountain area will be issued by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Casper Field Office from Sept. 7 - 30.

Permits are limited to three cords per person and will be issued on a first come first serve basis. Permits are $16 per cord and $1 per post and pole. There is an additional $1.00 road maintenance fee per permit. Individuals must purchase a permit in person at the Casper Field Office, located at 2987 Prospector Drive between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.

All available areas and individual trees will be designated and marked by BLM prior to the sale. Firewood can only be cut in designated areas, and only those trees marked are available for firewood use.

Permits are also available for the Billy Creek firewood area, located in the Big Horn Mountains, approximately 26 miles from the Buffalo Field Office.

For more information please contact the BLM Casper Field Office at (307) 261-7600 or visit the office at the above address.

The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. In Fiscal Year 2015, the BLM generated $4.1 billion in receipts from activities occurring on public lands.

Casper Field Office   2987 Prospector Drive      Casper, WY 82604  

Last updated: 09-02-2011