Saturday Update on Regional Forest Fires

For more information, here are some helpful websites. http://www.swofire.com http://www.inciweb.org/state/38/ http://wildfireoregondeptofforestry.blogspot.com/?m=1 From Saturday, July 27 at 7 p.m.: MEDFORD, Ore. — Winds created a number of challenges for firefighters working active fires across Southern Oregon on Saturday. The BLM says acreage numbers are difficult to estimate at this time and there should be new numbers … Continue reading »

New Timber Sale Lawsuit

CRATER LAKE, Ore. — National forest land near Crater Lake will be the latest target for a lawsuit from conservation groups in Southern Oregon. The groups notified the U.S. Forest Service on Wednesday that they will go to court, unless the service agrees to changes in the “d-bug” timber sale on the Umpqua National Forest. … Continue reading »