THIS OVERVIEW IS EFFECTIVE SATURDAY, JULY 19, 2014, @ 12:00 NOON PDT:
On Monday, July 14, 2014, Oregon Department of Forestry Incident Management Team 2 (Incident Commander Chris Cline) was dispatched to assume command of the #MoccasinHillFire, burning on private forestlands protected by ODF's Klamath-Lake District north of Sprague River, Oregon.
At noon PDT on Saturday, July 19, the Moccasin Hill Fire was 100 percent contained and the IMT returned management of the fire to the local ODF Klamath-Lake District. A local fire team (Incident Commander: John Pellisier) will continue work on this fire, finishing any needed mop-up, patrolling, and monitoring it through the end of fire season.
This Inciweb Site includes the FINAL information from the ODF IMT on this fire (news release, map, the Basic Information listed below, etc.), and is no longer being updated nor will there be any further information posted.
For information, contact the local ODF Klamath-Lake District Office at 541-883-5681.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Sunday July 13th, 2014 approx. 01:15 PM|
|Location||4 miles north of Sprague River OR|
|Incident Commander||Chris Cline|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Saturday July 19th, 2014 approx. 12:00 PM|
Timber (grass and understory)and also brush (dense)
Fire contained. Smoldering stump-holes on the interior of the fire.
Fire turned back to district control. Mop up continues, extending further into the fire than 300' from the fire perimeter. Continue fire suppression damage repair where appropriate.
Minimum relative humidity below 15% and afternoon winds.