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Chetco Bar Fire

Unit Information

Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3040 Biddle Rd.
Medford, OR 97504

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Incident Contact

Chamise Kramer
Email: chamisekramer@fs.fed.us
Phone: 541-618-2051
Hours: Mon - Fri 8 am - 5 pm

News Releases — Chetco Bar Fire

Chetco Bar Fire Update October 12, 2017 Released: 10/12/2017
Northern California is currently experiencing wildfire season. Smokes from these fires may be visible at times as air currents move northwards up the coast.Wetting rain has dampened fire activity...
Chetco Bar Fire Update, October 11th, 2017 Released: 10/11/2017
Northern California is currently experiencing wildfire season. Smokes from these fires may be visible at times as air currents move northwards up the coast. Increased fire traffic may be visible...
Chetco Bar Fire Update October 10th, 2017 Released: 10/10/2017
Increased fire traffic may be visible along the South Bank Chetco towards the 1205 road, as two twenty person hand crews, support engines and a chipper continue mop up and repair work along the 1205...
Chetco Bar Fire Update October 9th, 2017 Released: 10/9/2017
Two twenty person hand crews, support engines, and a chipper have been deployed along the 240 and 1205 roads to mop up the remaining fire within the Wheeler Creek area. Data from an infrared flight...
Chetco Bar Fire Update October 8th, 2017 Released: 10/8/2017
Over the next several days, two twenty person hand crews, support engines, and a chipper will be working along the 240 and 1205 roads to mop up the remaining fire in the Wheeler Creek area, where a...
Chetco Bar Fire Update October 7th, 2017 Released: 10/7/2017
The Chetco Bar Fire remains 98% contained with a few isolated areas of light to moderate fire activity. The recent warming and drying trend has caused backing, creeping, and smoldering in an area of...
Chetco Bar Fire Update October 6th, 2017 Released: 10/6/2017
Pacific Northwest Type 1 Team 2 transferred command of the Chetco Bar Fire to a Type 3 team at 8:00 PM on Thursday, October 5th. The Type 3 team has established an Incident Command Post (ICP) at the...
Chetco Bar Fire Update October 5th, 2017 Released: 10/5/2017
·Note the new fire information number is 541-414-4489 Pacific Northwest Type 1 Team 2 will transfer command of the Chetco Bar Fire to a local Type 3 organization tonight at 8 p.m. The Type 3...
Chetco Bar Fire Update October 4th, 2017 Released: 10/4/2017
·Note the new fire information number is 541-414-4489 The Chetco Bar Fire has not grown in almost a week and remains 191,090 acres with 98% containment and minimal fire behavior. Fire...
Incendio Chetco Bar 3 de Octubre Released: 10/3/2017
El Incendio de Chetco Bar, permanece contenido en un 98% y presentando una minima actividad. Tan pronto como cada obra es completada, se minimiza el numero de personal asignado. El dia de hoy, se...