Closure on the Columbia River
Incident: Eagle Creek Fire Wildfire
The USCG has established a temporary safety zone on the Columbia River from river mile 126 (Corbet, OR) to river mile 185 (just below the Dalles). All vessels are prohibited from operating within 500 yards of all aircraft engage in fire fighting operations while in this zone.
Additionally, all vessels are prohibited from entering a subsection of this zone, from river mile 154 (Anderson Point Oregon) to River mile 158 (Collins Point Washington), without express permission from the Captain of the Port.
For more information and to read this safety zone in its entirety go to: http://www.regulations.gov,http://www.regulations.gov, type USCG-2017-0684 in the "SEARCH" box and click "SEARCH". Click on Open Docket Folder on the line associated with this rule. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: LCDR Laura Springer, 503-240-9319, firstname.lastname@example.org.