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White River

Unit Information

Mt. Hood National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Sandy, OR 97055

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The White River Fire is located in Wasco County, Oregon and back under the management of the Mt. Hood National Forest.  As of 11/13/2020 this fire is in patrol status.

Forest Closure: To ensure public and firefighter safety, areas of the Mt. Hood National Forest within the fire perimeter are closed. Visit for more information about the closure. 

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Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginMonday August 17th, 2020 approx. 09:07 AM
Location20 miles west of Wamic, OR
Incident CommanderAndrew Bellairs ICT-4
Coordinates45.181 latitude, -121.576 longitude

Current Situation

Size17,442 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Timber(Grass Understory, Light logging slash, Short Grass (1 Foot)

Significant Events

Patrol status.