WPR News
7:53 am
Tue June 20, 2006

BLM Putting Fire Restrictions in Place

Laramie, WY – The Bureau of Land Management is imposing
partial fire restrictions in Carbon, Fremont, Albany, Laramie and
Sweetwater counties as well as parts of Hot Springs and Natrona counties.
The restrictions are to take effect at noon Tuesday.
Under the partial restrictions, fires are prohibited except in
designated recreation sites on federal lands and smoking is limited
to areas clear of flammable materials. Fireworks are also
disallowed.