SWO Fire

Uncategorized | June 26, 2020

Fire Danger Level to Rise on ODF Southwest District-Protected Lands

Hot weather across southwest Oregon has dried vegetation in the region’s wildlands to the degree that the Oregon Department of Forestry’s Southwest Oregon District will increase the fire danger level to Moderate (blue) on Monday, June 29. Fire prevention regulations will increase on state, private and county lands protected by the district. The following fire […]

Wildfire Update | April 29, 2020

Fire season in southwest Oregon starts May 1

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Forestry’s Southwest Oregon District will start fire season on Friday, May 1, at 12:01 a.m. The fire danger level will be Low (green) and the Industrial Fire Precaution Level will be 1 (one). Open burning on all lands protected by ODF in Jackson and Josephine counties will be […]