ASHLAND, Ore.- The last of two walking tours through the Ashland Watershed discussing the future of wildfire hazards ended October 24, the first tour being on October 22. Ashland Fire and Rescue asked community members for their input on wildfire ...

ASHLAND, Ore.– A recent survey commissioned by the City of Ashland found at least 20% of Douglas Fir trees in the Ashland Watershed are dead or dying. Ashland Fire and Rescue Division Chief Chris Chambers said the number of dead ...

ASHLAND, Ore. – A small fire in the hills above Ashland appears to have been started by lightning. On Monday, a thunderstorm rolled through Jackson County and beyond, peppering the area with multiple lightning strikes. According to the Rogue River-Siskiyou ...

ASHLAND, Ore. – A man died after crashing his mountain bike during a race in the Ashland Watershed. Police said 25-year-old Forrest Anthony Angwin of Grants Pass was injured during a sanctioned race in a rugged area of the watershed ...

ASHLAND, Ore. – Smoke from controlled burns may be visible in the Ashland area Tuesday. The Ashland Forest Resiliency Stewardship Project said its first controlled burn of the season is being conducted on November 29 near the junction of Corp ...

ASHLAND, Ore. – This week, the Lomakatsi Restoration Project kicked off its 10th Annual Ashland Watershed Youth Program. After a competitive application process, 15 juniors and seniors from high schools across the Rogue Valley were selected to participate in the ...

ASHLAND, Ore. – A controlled burn sent smoke above Ashland Thursday. The Ashland Forest Resiliency Project and its partners ignited a prescribed underburn on the east side of the Ashland Watershed in the Winburn Ridge area above Ashland’s drinking water ...

ASHLAND, Ore. — As we get closer to fall wildfire safety preparation is starting back up, one of the first restoration projects of the season started Monday. Lomakatsi Restoration Project crews started a thinning project in the upper Elkader Street ...

ASHLAND, Ore. – The Oregon Shakespeare Festival plans on donating a portion of ticket sales to a non-profit committed to reducing the risk of catastrophic wildfires in the Ashland watershed. If you order a ticket to an OSF show between ...

ASHLAND, Ore. – A new camera is online to help better inform southern Oregonians about controlled burns in the Ashland watershed. The burns are intended to reduce potential fuel wildfire, thus reducing the risk of a catastrophic wildfire spreading into ...

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