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Overnight camping closure at Middle Fork WMA extended after unruly 2020, DWR says

HUNTSVILLE — The Middle Fork Wildlife Management Area in Weber County is currently closed to protect wildlife within the habitat.

That’s normal for this point of the year; however, a second closure is planned once the annual winter closure ends April 10. Officials from the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources said Monday it will ban most overnight camping at the wildlife management area through Sept. 9 after it dealt with all sorts of issues last year.

Division officials said conservation officers and Weber County sheriff’s deputies were called out to the management area’s parking area 75 times last year for