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Potato Hill Fire

Unit Information

Willamette National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Springfield, OR 97477

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POTATO HILL FIRE (199 acres)

Location: McKenzie Ranger District, west of FSR 2690 and south of Highway 20

Cause: unknown

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Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginTuesday August 29th, 2017 approx. 01:30 PM
LocationBetween Forest Road 830 and Highway 20 south of the Lost Lake campground
Coordinates44.426 latitude, -121.917 longitude

Current Situation

Size199 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Heavy Logging Slash

Timber (Litter and Understory)