A number of fires have been reported in the South Umpqua River Corridor and the Upper Cow Creek area, as a result of recent thunderstorms. Oregon Department of Forestry IMT 1 (Hessel) took command of the complex on 8/3/21. The complex includes a number of small fires as well as the Poole Creek Fire, O'Shea Creek Fire, Sweat Creek, and Ike Butte. Evacuations are issued by the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and can be found at www.dcso.com/evacuations.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Sunday August 01st, 2021 approx. 05:00 PM|
|Location||5 miles east of Canyonville, Or|
|Incident Description||Multiple lightning fires|
|Coordinates||42.901 latitude, -123.111 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Monday August 30th, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM|