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Popular wilderness area closures lifted after summer fires

Popular wilderness area closures lifted after summer fires Photo: KSTP-TV.

Associated Press
Created: October 04, 2021 12:03 PM

Superior National Forest officials say the last remaining closure order related to wildfires in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness has now been lifted.

A hot and abnormally dry summer caused extreme fire danger and prompted a complete closure of the popular wilderness in northern Minnesota for a couple of weeks after wildfires broke out.

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