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Archie Creek Fire

Unit Information

Roseburg District
Bureau of Land Management

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This incident is no longer being updated.

The Archie Creek Fire is located east of Roseburg in the North Umpqua corridor on state, private and federal land.   
The Thielsen Fire is located on the Umpqua National Forest near Diamond Lake. There will be continue to be some smoke visible from smoldering stumps and logs within the fire perimeter until these are extinguished by winter rains. 
Motorists are advised to monitor for updates on the highway closure.
For information on area closures on BLM managed lands and the Umpqua National Forest, click on the Closure tab at the top of the page.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginTuesday September 08th, 2020 approx. 07:37 AM
LocationSteamboat Springs on Hwy 138E to Glide, Oregon
Incident CommanderRoseburg District BLM, Umpqua National Forest, DFPA
Coordinates43.334 latitude, -122.788 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel146
Size131,542 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Timber (Litter and Understory)

Brush (2 feet)


Timber (litter & understory): Heavy mixed conifer overstory, moderate to heavy levels of down woody fuels and jackpot fuels, organic soils 2-8 inches deep.

Grass/Shrub: Unsheltered planted conifer regeneration 2-6 feet with grass and shrub understory.

Significant Events




Planned Actions

Archie Creek Fire:


NW IMT #12 (Type 2) turned the incident over to local district management Type 4 on Sunday, 10/18 at 1800.