Fire burns at the Ashland Watershed

MEDFORD, Ore. – Southern Oregon fire organizations responded to a fire this morning in the Ashland Watershed.

‘The Lamb Fire’ started above Reeder Reservoir.

It is currently burning two and a half acres.

ODF, Ashland Fire and Rogue River Siskiyou National Forest Services are working on it together.

Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest Services’ Dan Quinones said, “They have hose-lay all around it and they’re working with numerous engines, hand crews and aerial resources. Including two type two helicopters, which are the medium sized ones, and one of those I want to recognize that one’s from the Oregon Department of Forestry.”

Responders say that Ashland is not at risk from the fire.


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