Portion of Echo Park Closed Due to Mountain Lion Activity
The closed area includes the group campsite (other campsites remain open), river access area, the adjacent restroom, water spigot and the path following the Green River upstream to its confluence with the Yampa River. A fresh animal kill is in the area.
Fire Resources and Links
The links below will take you to other fire resources.
In the National Park Service, Fire and Aviation Management facilitates Wildland Fire Management, Structural Fire Management, and Aviation Management.
The National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC), located in Boise, Idaho, is the nation's support center for wildland firefighting.
The Craig Interagency Dispatch Center is the northwestern Colorado support center.
The Uintah Basin Interagency Fire Center provides logistical support relative to anticipated and ongoing wildfire activity in northeastern Utah.
The Rocky Mountain Geographic Area Coordination Center (RMACC) is the focal point for coordinating the mobilization of resources for wildland fire and all-risk incidents throughout the geographic area that includes Colorado.
The Eastern Great Basin Geographic Area Coordination Center (EGBCC) is the focal point for coordinating the mobilization of resources for wildland fire and other incidents throughout the geographic area that includes Utah.
Did You Know?
Dinosaurs became extinct 65 million years ago, but lizards are still a common sight at Dinosaur National Monument. The small, inquisitive reptiles have endured on Earth for more than 300 million years, far outlasting their giant cousins.