Articles tagged with: ODF

08 June 2015

Fire season begins tomorrow for Coos, Curry and Wester Douglas counties

Posted in Regional

Ore. --- Fire season starts tomorrow, June 9th, for Coos, Curry, and Western Douglas counties. That means the end of unregulated outside burning, including debris piles and the use of burn barrels. ...

17 April 2015

Oregon continues paying for wildfire insurance, at much bigger rates

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- Wildfire season is just around the corner and although it will come at a much higher premium, the state will continue to pay for wildfire insurance.The Oregon Department of Forestry confirm ...

10 April 2015

Fire teams strategize for upcoming widlfire season

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. --- It may only be April but threat of wildfire season is quickly approaching.Several agencies including the Oregon Department of Forestry, the U.S. Forest Service, and BLM gathe ...

20 March 2015

ODF officials monitoring conditions in preparation of fire season

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Continued dry conditions have Oregon Forestry officials bracing for, what could be, a bad fire season. The Oregon Department of Forestry has been monitoring conditions closel ...

06 October 2014

ODF warn hunters to take precautions in fire-prone areas

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- Fire season has not come to a close with the arrival of fall.According to the Oregon Department of Forestry, this time of year is still very fire-prone and with hunting season underway ODF ...

24 September 2014

ODF lowers fire danger level

Posted in Local

Ore. --- The Oregon Department of Forestry is lowering the fire danger level from extreme to high on ODF protected lands in both Jackson and Josephine counties as a result of the rain.ODF officials ...

01 August 2014

Beaver Complex fire update

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- According to officials the Beaver Complex consists of two fires: Salt Creek Fire and Oregon Gulch Fire. The Salt Creek Fire is at 108 acres as of 12:50 p.m. The fire is 20 miles nor ...