Stouts Creek Fire Update, 9-5-2015
Incident: Stouts Creek Fire Wildfire
Stouts Creek Fire Update
This will be the last update unless significant activity occurs
The Level 1 evacuation notice has been lifted for the Stouts Creek fire. The State of Oregon Department of Forestry released a new statement for “Regulated Closure Proclamation” Number 10. This proclamation was effective on August 29th 2015. Please visit the Douglas Forest Protection Association web site for more information http://www.dfpa.net/.
There are 226 personnel assigned to the fire with 2 crews, 10 engines and 1 bulldozer/excavator. To date, the Stout Creek Fire has cost $38.5 million.
The Incident Management Team is protecting lands that are about 46% on state protected lands, which include BLM and private lands and 54% on the Umpqua National Forest.
● 26,452 acres
● 98% contained
● Handcrews: 2
● Engines: 10
● Excavator: 1
● Water Tenders: 0
● Evacuations:None at this time