Burning Begins January 19 on Plateau
Posted by <> on 1/19/2017 9:14:00 AM.
Fire officials on the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests plan to prescribe burn piles of residue from project work beginning today through the end of the month.
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Human Remains Found
Posted by <> on 10/31/2016 10:44:00 AM.
Hunters in the Sawmill Mesa area of the Uncompahgre Plateau west of Montrose found human remains this past Saturday. MCSO personnel were led to the location and confirmed the remains. Several bones and items of clothing were found during this search. The Montrose County Sheriff's Office, in conjunction with the Montrose County Coroner's Office of Medical Investigations, is conducting the investigation.
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MUDSLIDE CLOSES PORTION OF UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU
Posted by <> on 5/26/2016 12:59:00 PM.
The Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests were notified by Montrose County Road and Bridge staff of a mudslide that recently occurred on the Uncompahgre Plateau. Highway 90 (National Forest System Road 540) is closed at its intersection with the Divide Road (NFSR 402). Approximately five miles of road is closed to full-sized vehicles, but open to All-Terrain-Vehicles that are 50-inches or less in width. The road from the Power Plant to Ute remains open.
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BLM Land Assessments Begin September 15th
Posted by <> on 9/4/2014 9:37:00 AM.
The BLM Uncompahgre Field Office will begin performing Land Health Assessments on just over 112,000 acres to determine which areas meet the Bureau of Land Management’s Rangeland Health Standards. BLM officials say, this will help determine management decisions to maintain range conditions, and the report will be posted on the BLM web site for public review. 
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Local Road Conditions

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Dallas Divide (LV)

Dallas Divide

US-50 4.50 mi W of Cimarron (LV)

US-50 4.50 mi W of Cimarron

Grand Mesa - Highway 65

CO-118 (LV)

RED MOUNTAIN (RWIS)

RED MOUNTAIN

Mesa County Line – Highway 50

MESA COUNTY LINE SOUTH
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