Wildfire - Oregon Dept of Forestry
Current information about fires on department-protected lands
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Eclipse passes over Oregon with minimal impact on wildfire efforts
Months of planning for the great solar eclipse on Aug. 21 appear to have paid off. Minimal impacts on wildfire efforts were reported yester...
Chetco Bar Fire briefing in Brookings draws hundreds
Above: People jam a middle-school gym in Brookings yesterday to hear the latest information about the Chetco Bar Fire. The fire in Curry C...
Monday, August 21, 2017
ODF engaged in Chetco Bar and other large existing fires across Oregon
Over the weekend several existing fires in Oregon grew, prompting ODF to increase its engagement. The Chetco Bar Fire in Curry County has ...
Grass fire in Douglas County is stopped at 12 acres
An aggressive and coordinated initial attack by the Douglas Forest Protective Association and North Douglas County Fire and EMS stopped a f...
Sunday, August 20, 2017
Explosive growth on Chetco Bar Fire leads to conflagration declaration
Several existing fires in Oregon grew yesterday, with the greatest growth on the Chetco Bar Fire in Curry County in southwest Oregon. Overni...
Initial attack catches two new fires quickly
New wildfires on ODF-protected land To date, ODF's emphasis on putting out fires as early as possible on lands we protect has helped k...
Friday, August 18, 2017
ODF adds resources to meet fire season needs as the eclipse nears
If you hang around Oregon Department of Forestry facilities this month, you may hear more accents than usual. That's because the agen...
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