2020 Wildfire Recovery

The Pacific Northwest Region experienced multiple devastating wildfires in the fall of 2020. The Forest Service is responding, in partnership with other agency and non-profit partners, to help to address repair and recovery needs. Explore the links below for multimedia resources, post-fire data and closure information, and other resources.

2021 Wildfire Season: Visit the Current Fire Status webpage for more information on the current fire activity and restrictions in effect for national forests in Oregon and Washington. 

Burned trees in foreground with wildfire in the background

Multimedia Library

View photos, videos, and story maps on the impacts and recovery efforts of the 2020 wildfires. 
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Educational Resources

Learn more about wildfire recovery efforts through these educational infographics.
Fire closure sign in front of fire-impacted area

2020 Wildfire Closures

Recreation, trail, and road closures are still in effect. Find links to closure information for forests impacted by the 2020 wildfires.
Beachie Creek BAER Vegetation Mortality report screenshot

Fire Maps, Facts & Data

Review summary reports, burn severity maps, and data assessments conducted by post-fire emergency stabilization teams.
Woman hiking on trail in fire-impacted area

Safety in Burned Areas

As fire-damaged areas reopen, they may have unmarked hazards. Learn how to be safe when recreating in fire-impacted areas.
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Recovery Resources

Access links to state and federal resources for those impacted by the 2020 wildfires.