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Effective 12:00 Noon, August 28th, the Evacuation Advisory for residents of Sawyers Bar and Eddy Gulch has been lifted by the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office as requested by the July Complex Incident Commander. The Evacuation Order for Idlewild has been lifted. Areas of active fire may exist in the fire area. Fire activity may continue within the fire perimeter as unburned fuels burnout. Please remain vigilant and monitor official sources for updated fire information.
A new emergency closure order has been issued for the area of the Man and Log Fires. Closure Order No. 14-05-751 on the Salmon Scott River Ranger District of the Klamath National Forest is in effect from August 16, 2014, until the Log and Man Fires are declared out. The closure begins at the intersection of Shelly Fork Trail (Forest Trail No. 5527) and the boundary of the Klamath National Forest. It continues northerly along the National Forest boundary to its intersection with the Marble Mountain Wilderness boundary, following it west to Rye Patch Trail (Forest Trail No. 5560) and then continuing west to the Pacific Crest Trail (Forest Trail No. 2000). The closure follows the PCT south to Haypress Trail (Forest Trail No. 5557) continuing westerly to the Wooley Creek Trail (Forest Trail No. 5558) following it south to the Salmon Scott River Ranger District boundary. The closure continues east along the Salmon Scott River Ranger District boundary to the Pacific Crest Trail, following it east to the Shelly Fork Trail and then back to the starting point. A portion of the Pacific Crest Trail in the Marble Mountain Wilderness is closed from Shelly Fork Trail north to Rye Patch (Paradise Lake) Trail. For information on alerts and closures see http://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/klamath/alerts-notices.