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The Staley Fire and Tumble Bug 2 Fire are in a rehab stage and the area closure has been lifted. There is still smoke within the interior of the fire so some roads remain closed. They include the:
The Staley Fire is 23 miles south of Oakridge, Oregon on the Middle Fork Ranger District of the Willamette National Forest. It was reported at about 9 p.m. on August 9th. The fire was caused by a lighting strike. The 87-acre Tumble Bug 2 fires started about the same time 5 miles east of the Staley Fire. The goal of the suppression efforts was to minimize acres burned to protect public and private timber, cultural and historic resources, and critical habitat for the Northern Spotted Owl and Bull Trout.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Wednesday August 09th, 2017 approx. 09:00 PM|
|Location||Willamette National Forest, Middle Fork Ranger District, 23 miles south of Oakridge,OR.|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||81%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Friday December 01st, 2017 approx. 12:00 AM|
Timber (litter and understory).
Patrol and Monitor
|Projected Incident Activity|
Limited fire behavior
The fire was returned to the local unit on 09/11/17. Area closures have been lifted but some road closures remain in effect. This page will not be updated unless a significant event occurs.