Wildfire - Oregon Dept of Forestry
Current information about fires on department-protected lands
Thursday, May 3, 2018
Prepare for wildfires during Wildfire Awareness Month
In the wake of last year’s serious wildfire season, the governors of Oregon and nine other Western states have proclaimed May 2018 as Wildf...
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Oregon Department of Forestry prepares for 2018’s wildfires with seasonal hiring, contracting, training and technology
SALEM, Ore. — With smoke from the 2017 wildfires still fresh in the minds of Oregonians, the Oregon Department of Forestry is already gear...
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Thomas Fire has become California's largest since the 1930s
Oregon firefighters deployed by ODF and the Coos and Douglas Forest Protective Associations returned safely before Christmas from the Thomas...
Thursday, December 21, 2017
ODF and association firefighters will return to Oregon from California before Christmas
Over 60 firefighting personnel from Oregon Department of Forestry districts and Coos and Douglas Forest Protective Associations will be re...
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Southern California's Thomas Fire now stands as the second largest in California since the 1930s
Above: Smoke from the Thomas Fire rises above ODF fire engines and crews. Containment on the Thomas Fire in Southern California has r...
Monday, December 18, 2017
Southern California's Thomas Fire grows to more than 270,000 acres
The more than 8,400 firefighters and support personnel assigned to the Thomas Fire northwest of Los Angeles have achieved 45% containment ...
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Oregon firefighters remain engaged on the fourth largest wildfire in California history
Above: Flames from Southern California's Thomas Fire shoot up over shrubs left dry by months without rain. Photo from Inciweb by K...
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