Most Wildfires Closer to Containment

MEDFORD, Ore. — Crews watched and waited as the storms moved through, hoping the weather would help, rather than hurt, the firefight in Southern Oregon. The Douglas Complex reached 100% containment just this week. Fire management has yet to report containment problems created by the storm. Crews did respond to one lightning started fire near … Continue reading »

Forest Fire Update for August 4th, 2013

Total Acres: 52,518 Total Personnel: 5,544 BIG WINDY COMPLEX Acres: 7,499 Size Change in 24 Hours (Acres): 1,348 Total Personnel: 1,074 Percent Contained: 0% Evacuations/Closures: Bear Camp and Burnt Ridge Roads are closed, as well as numerous trails. The BLM portion of the Wild Section of the Rogue River is closed from Grave Creek to … Continue reading »