EXTREME FIRE DANGER: Starting Monday, all state-managed forests, including the Tillamook, Clatsop and Santiam state forests, will be in extreme fire danger with expected high winds accompanying hot temps and low humidities. This closes OHV trails and adds additional campfire restrictions. Visitors should consider leaving Monday or delaying their visit until fire danger moderates. Info: […]
EUGENE, Ore. — Western Oregon residents can expect an above-normal fire season this year, according to a recently released forecast from the National Interagency Fire Center. Oregon is already seeing small fires pop up across the state, including the Dowens Fire in Cottage Grove back in May. ‘THIS IS SUMMER FIRE WEATHER’: Crews continue to mop up […]
You wouldn’t believe what some people leave in your state forests. When ODF personnel or volunteers have to clean up trash, that takes time away from other important services provided to the public. Please #LeaveNoTrace and #PackItOut!