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February 04, 2023
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After Nearly 150 Days, Fire Season Ends on the ODF Southwest Oregon District

After Nearly 150 Days, Fire Season Ends on the ODF Southwest Oregon District

JACKSON & JOSEPHINE, Ore. (Oct. 25, 2022) – After a long, dry, and un-seasonably warm season, the 2022 fire season on the Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) Southwest Oregon District is officially ending on Wednesday, October...

Current Fire Danger Level

Current Fire Danger Level

Southwest Oregon District

Widespread Rain Allows For Additional Decreases in Fire Danger Regulations - Low Level Effective October 23, 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.

State Forester announces next steps for statewide wildfire risk map

State Forester announces next steps for statewide wildfire risk map

SALEM, Ore.— Cal Mukumoto, Oregon State Forester and Director of the Oregon Department of Forestry, issued the following statement today:Oregon’s wildfire environment has changed significantly in the past decade. Climate change is...

ODF awards National Forest $100,000 to help reduce wildfire risk in Medford's watershed

ODF awards National Forest $100,000 to help reduce wildfire risk in Medford's watershed

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Forestry has given $100,000 to the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest (RRSNF) for forest restoration work that will reduce catastrophic wildfire risk on 20,000 acres of the Big Butte Springs...