JACKSON AND JOSEPHINE COUNTIES, Ore. -- On Monday, August 5th at 12:01am, the fire danger level on Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) lands increases to 'Extreme' in Jackson and Josephine counties.
The increase also comes with additional restrictions:
•The use of power saws is prohibited.
•The cutting, grinding and welding of metal is prohibited.
•The mowing of dry or dead grass is prohibited.
•The operation of any other spark-emitting internal combustion engine not specifically mentioned above is prohibited.