Umpqua National Forest Offers Virtual Services in Response to COVID-19
Release Date: Mar 23, 2020
Contact: Mark Turney, (541) 957-3270
The Umpqua National Forest is closing all offices to the general public and is implementing virtual services to protect the health and safety of employees and members of the public during the COVID-19 outbreak in accordance with guidance from federal and state authorities.
Customers needing information, permits and maps are encouraged to call during regular business hours (M-F 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) for customer service:
- Roseburg Supervisor’s Office: (541) 957-3200
- Cottage Grove Ranger District: (541) 767-5700
- Dorena Genetic Research Center: (541) 767-5700
- Diamond Lake Ranger District: (541) 498-2531
- North Umpqua Ranger District: (541) 496-3532
- Tiller Ranger District: (541) 825-3100
“As we work through an unpredictable and rapidly changing situation, everyone’s health and safety is our number one priority,” said Alice Carlton, Umpqua National Forest Supervisor. “We are committed to continuing to support our communities and fulfill our mission as we all work together to minimize the impacts and spread of COVID-19.”
These actions have been taken based on the best available medical advice to limit gatherings of large numbers of people and to promote social distancing.
Visitors to our National Forests are urged to take the precautions recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). For tips from the CDC on preventing illnesses like the coronavirus, go to: www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/prevention.html.