Oregon Department of Forestry Central Oregon District officials have implemented a regulated-use closure. Some of the restrictions include: Except on highways and county roads, motor vehicle travelers are required to carry a shovel and a gallon of water or one 2.5-pound or larger fire extinguisher; smoking is prohibited except in vehicles on improved roads; open fires are prohibited; chain saw and use and mowing of dried grass is prohibited between 1-8 p.m; and vehicle use is only permitted on improved roads. Fireworks are prohibited. For a full list of restrictions, visit oregon.gov/odf/fire/pages/restrictions.aspx.

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