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2021 Umatilla NF Prescribed Fire

Unit Information

Umatilla National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
72510 Coyote Road
Pendleton, OR 97801

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Incident Contact

Andrew Stinchfield
Email: astinchfield@fs.fed.us
Phone: 541-278-3852
Hours: M- F, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

News Releases — 2021 Umatilla NF Prescribed Fire

Prescribed Burn Notice: NFJD Ranger District - Meadowbrook FTQ Released: 10/21/2021
Fire management officials on the North Fork John Day Ranger District are implementing a 300-acre prescribed burn within the Meadowbrook FTQ burn unit, located approximately 2 miles southeast from...
Umatilla National Forest prepares to implement fall prescribed burn plan Released: 10/6/2021
PENDLETON, Ore. - Fire management officials on the Umatilla National Forest are preparing to implement the Forest’s fall prescribed burn plan, which could impact camping and hunting opportunities...
Little George RX Update Released: 6/3/2021
Crews continue to mop up the burned area today and tomorrow. Mopping up includes searching for pockets of heat, digging out the heat source, and cooling with water. Personnel plan to patrol the...
Little George RX Update Released: 6/2/2021
Crews on the Pomeroy Ranger District completed ignitions on the Little George Prescribed Fire yesterday.  Smoke may still be seen in the area as firefighters mop-up and cool the perimeter of the...
Prescribed Burn Notice: Pomeroy Ranger District - Little George RX Released: 6/1/2021
Fire management officials on the Pomeroy Ranger District are implementing a 22-acre prescribed burn within the Little George project area, located approximately 31 miles south of Asotin,...
Blue Mountains National Forests prepare for spring burning Released: 4/14/2021
Learn about the benefits of prescribed burning and follow our progress online this spring on our interactive mapJOHN DAY, PENDLETON and BAKER CITY, Ore. (April 7, 2021) – Fire management officials...
Umatilla National Forest prepares to implement fall prescribed burn plan Released: 10/16/2020
PENDLETON, Ore. - Fire management officials on the Umatilla National Forest are preparing to implement the forest’s fall prescribed burn plan, which could impact camping and hunting opportunities...
Pomeroy Ranger District implements prescribed burn Released: 10/7/2019
Fire management officials on the Pomeroy Ranger District are planning to implement a prescribed burn on Triple Ridge (4302-040 road) today.   The prescribed burn activities will consist of activity...
Umatilla National Forest prepares to implement fall prescribed burn plan Released: 9/4/2019
Fire management officials on the Heppner Ranger District are implementing a prescribed natural fuel burn today, which is one of two units planned this week. The Sun Bacon prescribed burn...
Umatilla National Forest prepares to implement fall prescribed burn plan Released: 8/16/2019
PENDLETON, Ore. - Fire management officials on the Umatilla National Forest are preparing to implement the forest’s fall prescribed burn plan, which could impact camping and hunting opportunities...