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Whitewater Fire

Unit Information

Willamette National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3106 Pierce Parkway
Springfield, OR 97477

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Incident Contact

Detroit Ranger District
Phone: 503-854-3366
Hours: M-F 8:00AM-4:30PM

News Releases — Whitewater Fire

Air Quality Summary - August 23 Released: 8/23/2017
Smoke forecastSeveral fires burning on the Willamette National Forest continute to impact neighboring communities. A more westerly wind will potentially provide some relief in Detroit and...
Whitewater and Little Devil Fire Update - August 22 Released: 8/22/2017
Eclipse Note:Firefighters were able to take a break and experience the eclipse yesterday before resuming operations. Fire behavior dramatically decreased during the eclipse as temperatures dropped...
Air Quality Summary - August 22 Released: 8/22/2017
Smoke ForecastSeveral fires burning on the Willamette National Forest continutes to impact neighboring communities. Potential for fire activity this afternoon, could result in very smokey conditions,...
Whitewater and Little Devil Fire Update - August 21 Released: 8/21/2017
Eclipse Safety:Firefighters have been briefed on eclipse safety and have been provided with protective eyewear. Firefighting operations will continue throughout the day. Please use caution when...
Air Quality Summary - August 21 Released: 8/21/2017
Smoke Forecast Several fires burning on the Willamette National Forest continutes to impact neighboring communities. Light winds and the potential for fire activity this afternoon, could result in...
Whitewater and Little Devil Fire Update - August 20 Released: 8/20/2017
Pacific Northwest Team 2, Type I Incident Management Team, is responding to multiple fires within the Willamette National Forest:French Fire is currently burning in very steep and hard-to-access...
Revised Air Quality Summary - August 20 Released: 8/20/2017
REVISED Smoke Forecast Several fires burning on the Willamette National Forest will impact adjacent communities. Communities to the south of fires will be impacted by smoke today; light...
Whitewater and Little Devil Fire Update - August 19 Released: 8/19/2017
Pacific Northwest Team 2, Type I Incident Management Team, is responding to multiple fires within the Willamette National Forest: French Fire is currently burning approximately one mile northwest of...
Air Quality Summary - August 19 Released: 8/19/2017
Smoke Forecast Several fires burning on the Willamette National Forest will impact southern and eastern adjacent communities; conditions today should be slightly improved from yesterday. The...
Whitewater and Little Devil Fire Update - August 18 Released: 8/18/2017
Pacific Northwest Team 2, Type I Incident Management Team, is managing multiple fires within the Willamette National Forest: French Fire is burning approximately one mile northwest of Detroit in...