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October 06, 2022
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Southwest Oregon District

Widespread Rain Allows For Additional Decreases in Fire Danger Regulations - Moderate Level Effective September 21, 2022

Firefighters Respond to Approximately 50 Fires Overnight Following Wednesday Thunderstorms

Firefighters Respond to Approximately 50 Fires Overnight Following Wednesday Thunderstorms

Firefighters are continuing to aggressively engage on numerous fires across the Oregon Department of Forestry Southwest Oregon District following thunderstorms across Jackson and Josephine counties Wednesday night.

Skookum Creek Fire 100% Lined and Mopped Up, All Weekend Lightning Fires Extinguished on the ODF Southwest Oregon District

Numerous Small Fires Sparked from Lightning Over the Holiday Weekend

Numerous Small Fires Sparked from Lightning Over the Holiday Weekend

ODF Southwest Oregon District

Firefighters with the Oregon Department of Forestry Southwest Oregon District were kept busy over the Fourth of July holiday weekend following a thunderstorm that rolled through Jackson County on Saturday and Josephine County on Sunday.

Fire Season Begins June 1, 2022 in Jackson and Josephine Counties

Fire Season Begins June 1, 2022 in Jackson and Josephine Counties

This Declaration Affects 1.8 Million Acres of Oregon Department of Forestry Southwest Oregon District-Protected Lands

Fire Season on lands protected by the Oregon Department of Forestry’s (ODF) Southwest Oregon District begins Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at 12:01 a.m.

Fire Season 2021 Comes to an Official Close, Fire Prevention Continues in Jackson and Josephine Counties

Fire Season 2021 Comes to an Official Close, Fire Prevention Continues in Jackson and Josephine Counties

The 2021 fire season on the Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) Southwest Oregon District has officially been declared over, effective Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.

Fall Prescribed Burning Season Begins on the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest

Fall Prescribed Burning Season Begins on the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest

Burns to be conducted as weather conditions allow

Due to recent changes in weather conditions, the RRSNF will begin scheduled prescribed burning operations on the forest, a transition that happens each fall.

As Board Mountain Fire Mop-up Continues, ODF Firefighters Catch New Start at Two Acres

As Board Mountain Fire Mop-up Continues, ODF Firefighters Catch New Start at Two Acres

Firefighters assigned to the Board Mountain Fire, located northwest of Trail off of Highway 227, were able to meet their goal of mopping up 50 feet into the perimeter on Thursday, and continued to fall hazardous trees 300 feet into the...

Despite Multiple Hazards, Board Mountain Fire Northwest of Trail 75% Lined Overnight

Despite Multiple Hazards, Board Mountain Fire Northwest of Trail 75% Lined Overnight

TRAIL, Ore. (September 1, 2021) – The Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) Southwest Oregon District has completed 75% of hand and bulldozer line around the Board Mountain Fire, first reported Tuesday night just after 7:30 p.m.

Fire Crews Continue to Make Steady Progress on Multiple Incidents Across the ODF Southwest Oregon District

Fire Crews Continue to Make Steady Progress on Multiple Incidents Across the ODF Southwest Oregon District

 Firefighters on the Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) Southwest Oregon District continued to make good progress overnight on a number of fires burning on the district.

New Fires Found as Firefighters Up Containment on Active Incidents While Assisting Neighboring Districts

New Fires Found as Firefighters Up Containment on Active Incidents While Assisting Neighboring Districts

Several new fires were detected Tuesday across the Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) Southwest Oregon District, including incidents outside the district in Douglas County that ODF is currently assisting on.

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