Forest Order 14-58-40 - Eagle Closure

SPECIAL CLOSURE

Pursuant to 36 CFR 261.50(a) and (b), and for the protection of nesting bald eagles, the following acts are prohibited within the Shasta-Trinity National Forest. This Order is in effect from January 3 through August 1 annually.

  1. Going into or being upon the following areas around the Shasta Lake shoreline:
    1. Bass Point which is located in portions of Section 6, T. 33 N., R. 4 W.; and portions of the SW ¼ of the SW ¼ of Sec. 31, T. 34 N., R. 4 W., MDBM, as shown on EXHIBIT B.
    2. Blue Canyon which is located in portions of the NW ¼ of the NW ¼ of Sec. 1, T. 33 N., R. 3 W.; portions of the NE ¼ of Sec. 2, T. 33 N., R. 3 W.; portions of the E ½ of the SE ¼ of Sec. 35, T. 34 N., R. 3 W.; and portions of the W ½ of the SW ¼ of Sec. 36, T. 34 N., R. 3 W., MDBM, as shown on EXHIBIT C.
    3. Buck Point Nest which is located in portions of the W ½ of Sec. 3, T. 33 N., R. 3 W.; portions of the E ½ of Sec. 4, T. 33 N., R. 3 W.; portions of the NE ¼ of the NE ¼ of Sec. 9, T. 33 N., R. 3 W.; and portions of the N ½ of the NW ¼ of Sec. 10, T. 33 N., R. 3 W., MDBM, as shown on EXHIBIT D.
    4. Frenchman which is located in portions of the SE ¼ of Sec. 22, T. 34 N., R. 3 W.; portions of the SW ¼ of the SW ¼ of Sec. 23, T. 34 N., R. 3 W.; portions of the N ½ of Sec. 26, T. 34 N., R. 3 W.; portions of Sec. 27, T. 34 N., R. 3 W.; and portions of the E ½ of the SE ¼ of Sec. 28, T. 34 N., R. 3 W., MDBM, as shown on EXHIBIT E.
    5. Gregory Creek Campground and Beach which is located in portions of the S ½ of the S ½ of Sec. 7, T. 35 N., R. 4 W.; portions of all quadrants of Sec.18, T. 35 N., R. 4 W.; N ½ of Sec. 19, T. 35 N., R. 4 W.; portions of the NE ¼ of the NE ¼ of Sec. 24, T. 35 N., R 5 W.; and portions of the S ½ of the SE ¼ of Sec. 13, T. 35 N., R 5 W., MDBM, as shown on EXHIBIT F.
    6. Jones Valley No. 1 which is located in portions of the NW ¼ of Sec. 4, T. 33 N., R. 3 W.; portions of the NE ¼ of Sec. 5, T. 33 N., R. 3 W.; portions of the SE ¼ of the SE ¼ of Sec. 32, T. 34 N., R. 3 W.; and portions of the S ½ of Sec. 33, T. 34 N., R. 3 W., MDBM, as shown on EXHIBIT G.
    7. Mariners Point which is located in portions of the N ½ of Sec. 1, T. 33 N., R. 4 W.; portions of the SE ¼ of Sec.1, T. 33 N., R. 4 W.; portions of the N ½ of Sec. 6, T. 33 N., R. 3 W.; portions of the S ½ of Sec. 31, T. 34 N., R. 3 W.; and portions of the S ½ of Sec. 36, T. 34 N., R. 4 W.; MDBM, as shown on EXHIBIT H.
    8. McCloud Mouth which is located in portions of the W ½ of Sec. 26, T. 34 N., R. 4 W.; and portions of the NE ¼ of Sec. 27, T. 34 N., R. 4 W., MDBM, as shown on EXHIBIT I.
    9. Salt Creek which is located in portions of the N ½ of the S ½ of Sec. 31, T. 35 N., R. 4 W., and portions of the S ½ of the N ½ of Sec. 31, T. 35 N., R. 4 W., MDBM, as shown on EXHIBIT J.
    10. Silverthorn which is located in portions of the S ½ of the N ½ of Sec. 32, T. 34 N., R. 3 W., portions of the the SW ¼ of Sec. 32, T. 34 N., R. 3 W., portions of the NE ¼ of the SW ¼ of Sec. 32, T. 34 N., R. 3 W., and the NW ¼ of the NE ¼ of Sec. 5, T. 33 N., R. 3 W., MDBM, as shown on EXHIBIT K.

36 CFR 261.53(a).

  1. Being on Silverthorn Resort Road ( Forest Road 33N85) from the gate located near the Silverthorn Resort then west to its termination point. 36 CFR 261.54(e).
  2. Being on Gregory Beach Road ( Forest Road 35N15) from the closed gate then north to it’s termination point at the Gregory Creek Campground. The gate is located about one-half mile past the turnoff to the Cascade Cove Resort. 36 CFR 261.54(e).

Pursuant to 36 CFR 261.50(e), the following persons are exempt from this Order:

  1. Persons with a permit from the Forest Service specifically authorizing the otherwise prohibited act or omission.
  2. Any Federal, State, or local officer, or member of an organized rescue or fire fighting force in the performance of an official duty.

These prohibitions are in addition to the general prohibitions in 36 CFR Part 261, Subpart A.

Done at Redding, California, this 16 day of December, 2005.

 /s/ J. Sharon Heywood

J. SHARON HEYWOOD

Forest Supervisor