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Eagle Creek Fire

Unit Information

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
U.S. Forest Service
902 Wasco Avenue
Hood River, OR 97031

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Announcements — Eagle Creek Fire

Eagle Creek Fire Contained, But Not Yet Out Released: 11/30/2017
Following an official review of Eagle Creek Fire status on November 30, 2017, the fire has been declared 100% contained. The change reflects a determination made that the fire is not expected to grow...
This Weekend: Persons Found w/in the Area Closure will be Issued Citations Released: 10/27/2017
The fire area closure spans across the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area and Mt. Hood National Forest. There are perilous conditions that greatly compromise public safety within the closure...
Eagle Creek Fire Video Update 10/24/17 Released: 10/24/2017
Link: Eagle Creek Fire Update 10/24/17 with Loretta Duke, Incident CommanderTranscript: Hi I’m Loretta Duke. I’m currently the Eagle Creek IC and the last Eagle Creek IC in a long line of them....
Eagle Creek Fire Community Meeting, Weds 10/18 Released: 10/16/2017
Eagle Creek Fire Community Meetings Representatives from the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area and Eagle Creek fire will host two community meetings this week to share findings and...
Eagle Creek Fire Information Hours Now 8:00 am-4:30 pm, Monday-Friday Released: 10/13/2017
Effective Friday, October 13, 2017 office hours for Eagle Creek Fire Information will be 8:00 am-4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. The fire information phone number remains the same: 541-392-1632.
Eagle Creek Fire BAER Update 09/29/17 Released: 9/29/2017
EAGLE CREEK FIRE BAER UPDATE September 29, 2017 Hood River, Oregon - The Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Team assigned to the Eagle Creek Fire has been busy since arriving on September 25,...
Burned Area Emergency Response Briefs Released: 9/28/2017
Please see the attached BAER briefings describing the purpose of BAER teams and their work within wildfire recovery. Forest Service BAER OverviewKey Elements of the BAER AssessmentThree Phases of...
Oregon Department of Transportion Update on Road Closures Released: 9/25/2017
Oregon Department of Transportation would like to remind you that even though I-84 is now open, the following exits remain closed due to the Eagle Creek Fire: -Larch Mountain Road -Bridal Veil...
Oregon State Parks and Rec Opens Four Columbia River Gorge State Parks Released: 9/25/2017
The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department has re-opened Dabney State Recreation Area, Portland Women's Forum State Scenic Viewpoint, Rooster Rock State Park and Starvation Creek State Park. The...
I-84 East- and Westbound Lanes Now Open Released: 9/23/2017
The Oregon Department of Transportation opened the eastbound lanes of I-84 today. Traffic is now moving in both directions. Drivers are asked to remain cognizant of hazards and respect area...