Some areas of Kisatchie National Forest open - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Some areas of Kisatchie National Forest open

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RAPIDES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) – Some areas of Kisatchie National Forest are open during the federal government shutdown.

The day areas at Kisatchie National Forest and its camping zones are closed. However, hunting and camping in the general forest zones are allowed, according to Jim Caldwell with the Forestry Service.

Due to the federal government shutdown, some services, museums, national parks and other agencies are closed or have made cutbacks.

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