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Gear Up On Call Fire Fighters Needed

Gear Up On Call Fire Fighters Needed

The Plumas National Forest is currently recruiting candidates for several on-call (call-as-needed) fire crews.

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OHV Grant

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The U.S. Forest Service Plumas National Forest (PNF) is seeking public comments for our 2018/2019 California Department of Parks and Recreation, Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation (OHMVR) Division grant application. The 30-day grant application comment period begins Tuesday, March 6 and ends Monday, April 2, 2018. Final applications are due to the State of California on May 7, 2018.

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FS Employees Provide Lifesaving Aid

Employees recognized for lifesaving assistance

Six Plumas National Forest employees were recently recognized by the Pacific southwest Regionl Forester, for their life-saving actions.


Forest Service & Boy Scouts clean pioneer cemetery

Boy Scouts clean Pioneer Cemetery

The old Seneca Cemetery received a facelift courtesy of Plumas National Forest (PNF) employees and Boy Scout Troop 130 of Quincy, CA. 

New FireWorks educational program for the Sierra Nevada

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Plumas Unified School District (PUSD) science teachers are using an exciting new fire science curriculum to ignite students’ passion for science.

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