Friday, June 22, 2012
Monday, June 18, 2012
Fire season on forestlands protected by the Oregon Department of Forestry’s (ODF) Southwest District begins June 20. The fire danger level is currently “low” (green) but will move to “moderate” (blue) on Wednesday at 12:01 a.m. The Industrial Fire Precaution Level (IFPL) will be 1 (one). This declaration affects state, private, county and Bureau of Land Management (BLM) forestlands in Jackson and Josephine counties.
-- Smoking will be permitted on sand and gravel bars between the river and the high water mark, and only in areas naturally free of flammable vegetation, or in boats and rafts while on the river;
-- Fireworks will be prohibited;
-- Travelers must carry a shovel and a bucket with a capacity of at least one gallon;
Posted by Brian Ballou at 11:57 AM