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Wilderness Ranger District Business News

Mimbres, NM, April 16, 2018—For Immediate Release.  The Wilderness Ranger District may not be able to sell permits and forest products from Monday, April 16 through Friday, April 27 due to staffing shortages. Intermittent coverage may be available, so please call in advance at 575.536.2250 before driving to the district office.

The district offices in Glenwood, NM or Silver City, NM will be available to sell permits and other forest products.

For information on the Gila National Forest, check out our website at http://www.fs.usda.gov/gila or join the conversation on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GilaNForest/ or follow us on Twitter @GilaNForest.