Articles tagged with: Fire Danger

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 ...

18 July 2014

Fire danger jumps to extreme in Southwest Oregon

Posted in Local, Regional

Southwest Ore. -- A long period of temperatures hovering around 100 degrees has cooked southwest Oregon vegetation into a tinder-dry condition. The Oregon Department of Forestry’s Southwest Oregon ...

23 June 2014

Rogue-River Siskiyou National Forest fire dangers raised to high

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Fire dangers move to high for the Rogue-River Siskiyou National Forest and restrictions for the public are start Monday. The high rating indicates that grasses will ignite readily, ...