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Bull Complex

Unit Information

Mt. Hood National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Sandy, OR 97055

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Incident Contact

Clackamas River Ranger District
Phone: 971-333-4100
Hours: 8am- 4pm; Mon-Fri

News Releases — Bull Complex

Bull Complex Final Update: Oct. 14, 2021 Released: 10/14/2021
The past two days brought moderate rain and snow showers over the fire area. Fire behavior is now observed only in isolated and well sheltered stump holes. Our IMT3 team continues management of the...
Bull Complex Update Oct. 7, 2021 Released: 10/7/2021
With fall weather returning and shorter days, the Bull Complex is winding down. Firefighters are continuing to focus on mop-up along the fire edge and suppression repair work. Fire suppression repair...
Bull Complex Update for Wednesday, September 29, 2021 Released: 9/29/2021
RIPPLEBROOK, Ore. – Over the past two weeks, efforts focused on building, strengthening, and mopping up primary line around the Bull Complex. In addition to these gains, firefighters on the ground...
Bull Complex Update for Tuesday, September 28, 2021 Released: 9/28/2021
 RIPPLEBROOK, Ore. – Yesterday, rain accumulation over the fire area reached an inch, significantly reducing fire activity. Firefighters continued working toward suppression repair goals such as...
Bull Complex Update for Monday, September 27, 2021 Released: 9/27/2021
RIPPLEBROOK, Ore. – In preparation for incoming rain, crews made progress on completing suppression repair projects including constructing waterbars, repairing roads and clearing culverts. On the...
Bull Complex Update for Sunday, September 26, 2021 Released: 9/26/2021
RIPPLEBROOK, Ore. – Yesterday crews worked to repair areas impacted by fire suppression activities.  Crews reinforced and monitored completed primary containment lines. Southwest winds aligned...
Bull Complex Update for Saturday, September 25, 2021 Released: 9/25/2021
RIPPLEBROOK, Ore. – Fire crews continue to strengthen primary containment lines around the fire. In addition, crews continue chipping brush removed during fire line preparation, and repairing hand...
Bull Complex Update for Friday, September 24, 2021 Released: 9/24/2021
RIPPLEBROOK, Ore. – Heat remains within the fire perimeter with smouldering and light smoke.  Moisture levels in live and dead fuels will continue to decrease in the next few days with the...
Bull Complex Update for Thursday, September 23, 2021 Released: 9/23/2021
RIPPLEBROOK, Ore. – Firefighters will continue to remove vegetation from along Forest Road 70 on the north side of the fire perimeter.  On the east flank, chipping work progresses to remove slash...
Bull Complex Update for Wednesday, September 22, 2021 Released: 9/22/2021
RIPPLEBROOK, Ore. – Smoke may be visible from the fire area as warmer temperatures dry out vegetation.  “There are green islands within the established fire perimeter with abundant dry fuels”...