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Joseph Canyon Fire

Unit Information

Vale District
Bureau of Land Management
Oregon
Vale, OR 97918

BLM Shield

Incident Contacts

BLM Vale District
Phone: 541-523-1407

USDA Forest Service
Phone: 541-519-8051

Oregon Dept. of Forestry
Phone: 541-263-0661

News Releases — Joseph Canyon Fire

Final Update Joseph Canyon and Dry Creek Fires 6-11-21 Released: 6/11/2021
   Quick Facts Incident Summary Approximate Size: Joseph Canyon 7,610 acres Dry Creek 1,585 acres Fire Containment: Joseph Canyon 95% Dry Creek 95% Incident Commander: Jason...
Joseph Canyon and Dry Creek Fires Update 6-10-21 Released: 6/10/2021
   Quick Facts Incident Summary Approximate Size: Joseph Canyon 7,610 acres Dry Creek 1,564 acres Fire Containment: Joseph Canyon 90% Dry Creek 90% Incident Commander: Jason...
Joseph Canyon and Dry Creek Fires Update 6-9-21 Released: 6/9/2021
   Quick Facts Incident Summary Approximate Size: Joseph Canyon 7,610 acres Dry Creek 1,564 acres Fire Containment: Joseph Canyon 60% Dry Creek 60% Incident Commander: Jason...
Joseph Canyon and Dry Creek Fires Daily Update June 8, 2021 Released: 6/8/2021
   Quick Facts Incident Summary Approximate Size: Joseph Canyon 7,575 acres Dry Creek 1,500 acres Fire Containment: Joseph Canyon 20% Dry Creek 50% Incident Commander: Jason...
Cooler, calmer weather slows spread of Joseph Canyon Fire Released: 6/7/2021
 JOSEPH, Ore. – Cooler temperatures and moderate winds Sunday slowed the spread of the Joseph Canyon Fire, allowing firefighters to work more strategically. “We won today,” said Andy Hayes,...
Saturday winds challenge suppression efforts on Joseph Canyon Fire Released: 6/6/2021
JOSEPH, Ore. – Extreme winds Saturday challenged air resources battling the Joseph Canyon Fire, but also aided the suppression effort by pushing the active fire line back onto itself in some...
Fire Season Starts Early in Northeast Oregon, Southeast Washington Released: 6/5/2021
[Joseph, Ore.]  Lightning activity from thunderstorms passing through the area Thursday night and Friday morning ignited multiple wildfires in the northeast corner of the state. Responding...