Extreme Fire Danger Today (Monday, June 11, 2012) Affects National Parks in Marin
Contact: Jennifer Chapman, 415-464-5133
Weather conditions have prompted National Park Service officials to declare extreme fire danger for Point Reyes National Seashore and Golden Gate National Recreation Area (GGNRA) sites in Marin County for today, Monday, June 11, 2012.
Public restrictions in effect today within Point Reyes National Seashore boundaries are:
Public restrictions that will be in effect today at GGNRA sites in Marin County, including the Marin Headlands and Muir Woods National Monument are:
Roger Wong, Fire Management Officer for the SF Bay Area National Parks said, "When fire danger is elevated, we must take extra steps to prevent a wildfire."
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