Click the picture on the right to see a slide show, two dash cam videos and three TV news reports of the cabin fire in Lower Deer Creek Track across from the College Campground.
Huntington Fire seeks OHV grant and we need your input!
The department is seeking a grant from the California's State Parks Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation (OHMVR) Division to purchase medical equipment, defbrillators and radios for our 'side-by-side' ATV and our heavy rescue Snow-Cat. The grant also asks for funds for trail monitoring on OHV routes within the Sierra National Forest in both summer and winter.
Specifically the funding from this grant will provide funding to be used for::
1. OHV Trail Monitoring for winter and summer
2. The of purchase fully stocked oxygen administration and trauma bags
Defibrillators and patient stabilization devices
4. Specially designed "fire" raidos that can communicate in very remote loctions
We invite your comments and suggestions that will improve this grant so that Off-Highway Vehicle recreation in our area is even safer!
The entire preliminary grant application can be viewed on or after March 4th on The California Parks OHV Grant site at:
http://olga.ohv.parks.ca.gov/egrams_ohmvr/user/home.aspx Choose "review preliminary application"
To leave a suggestion for enhancing the grant or other comment follow the instructions below:
You can also send your comments and suggestions to the Fire Chief at: firstname.lastname@example.org and to the
California's State Parks
Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Divison at: OHV.email@example.com.
Thanks for your support ... Huntington Fire continues to find the best ways to serve the people who live, work and play in the High Sierra!