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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

Whitewater Fire Update August 12, 2017 Released: 8/12/2017
Whitewater Fire Update 8/12/2017 9:00 AM Fire Information: (503) 867-7707 whitewaterfire17@gmail.com Yesterday’s Operations—Two small lightning-caused fires from Thursday’s storms are...
Whitewater Fire Update August 11, 2017 Released: 8/11/2017
Whitewater Fire Update 8/11/2017 9:00 AM Fire Information: (503) 867-7707 whitewaterfire17@gmail.com Yesterday’s Operations—Increase in acreage yesterday resulted from the use of firing...
Whitewater Fire Update August 10, 2017 Released: 8/10/2017
Whitewater Fire Update 8/10/2017 8:00 AM Fire Information: (503) 867-7707 whitewaterfire17@gmail.com Yesterday’s Fire Growth—Increase in acreage resulted from strategic firing...
Whitewater Fire Update August 9, 2017 Released: 8/9/2017
Whitewater Fire Update 8/9/2017 8:30 AM Fire Information: (503) 867-7707 whitewaterfire17@gmail.com Yesterday’s Fire Growth— Moderate weather conditions on Tuesday kept the Whitewater Fire...
Whitewater Fire Update August 8, 2017 Released: 8/8/2017
Whitewater Fire Update 8/8/2017 7:00 AM Fire Information: (503) 867-7707 whitewaterfire17@gmail.com Yesterday’s Fire Growth—The Whitewater Fire’s acreage remains unchanged from Monday...
Whitewater Fire Update August 7, 2017 Released: 8/7/2017
Whitewater Fire Update 8/7/2017 9:00 AM Fire Information: (503) 867-7707 whitewaterfire17@gmail.com Yesterday’s Fire Growth—The fire grew just under 100 acres last night further into the...
Whitewater Fire Update - August 6, 2017 Released: 8/6/2017
Whitewater Fire Update 8/6/2017 11:00 AM Fire Information: (503) 867-7707 whitewaterfire17@gmail.com Portions of Detroit Lake may be closed from 10:00am to 6:00pm to accommodate scooper...
Whitewater Fire Update Aug. 5, 2017 Released: 8/5/2017
Whitewater Fire Update 8/5/2017 10:00 a.m. Fire Information: (503) 867-7707 whitewaterfire17@gmail.com Public Meeting: A public meeting will be held at 3:00 pm on Sunday, August 6th at...
Whitewater Fire Update August 4, 2017 Released: 8/4/2017
Whitewater Fire Update 8/4/2017 10:00 AM Fire Information: (503) 867-7707 whitewaterfire17@gmail.com Yesterday’s Fire Growth—The fire grew minimally yesterday due to an inversion, which kept...
Whitewater Fire Update August 3, 2017 Released: 8/3/2017
Whitewater Fire Update 8/3/2017 11:00 AM Fire Information: (503) 867-7707 whitewaterfire17@gmail.com Yesterday’s Fire Growth— Because of the high temperatures and low relative humidity...