New fires larger than 10 acres:
The 11-acre Lasky Power Line Fire reported Monday burning in the West Oregon DIstrict about 9.5 miles west of Philomath, is in mop-up at about 90 percent containment. Cause is under investigation.
Updates on existing fires:
High Pass 12.5 FireThe 195-acre High Pass 12.5 Fire burning 10 miles west of Junction City is 80 percent contained and in mop up. There are no evacuation orders in effect. Cause is under investigation.
Cleveland Ridge FireThe 530-acre Cleveland Ridge Fire burning 25 miles north of Medford is fully contained. Cause is under investigation.
FIRES ON OTHER JURISDICTIONSFor more info on these fires, visit the Northwest Interagency Coordination Center.
Rail FireThe 39,637-acre fire burning five miles west of Unity is 65 percent contained.
Fire Investigators Seeking Assistance
Dozens of wildfires have broken out in recent weeks across Oregon -- many of them under suspicious circumstances. Law enforcement and wildfire protection agencies at all levels are working hard to solve these crimes and prevent future arsons. Vigilance is high among Oregon State Police troopers, county sheriff's deputies, and state and federal forestry agencies' field personnel. Thousands of recreationists enjoying the forests this summer can serve as eyes and ears to report suspected illegal activity in the woods. Call the Oregon State Police Tip Line, 503-375-3555, to confidentially report tips.