Fire Management

Report a Wildfire: Call 911 or contact Columbia Cascade Communication Center (WA-CCC) at (360) 891-5140.

Fire Incident Information:

Fire restrictions

Due to dry and hot conditions, fire restrictions are in effect across the Mt. Hood National Forest!

Fire Restrictions

There are long standing campfire restrictions in three specific areas:

The vast majority of wildfires in OR & WA are human-caused- do your part to protect our forests!

Fire Danger & Industrial Fire Precaution Level (IFPL) 

Fire Danger High

Fire Danger rating is currently HIGH across the Forest. Learn more about Fire Danger Ratings definitions

Map showing fire regions

Industrial Fire Precaution Levels (IFPLs) apply to permitted, commercial, and industrial operations on federal land. IFPLs apply to Firewood Cutting; View current firewood information.             

View an IFPL Unit Map.                                                                              

 

Protection Unit

 

(IFPL)

What's an IFPL?

Fire Danger Rating

What are Fire Danger Ratings?

1

 Barlow RD &

 Hood River RD- EAST of Hwys 26 & 35

II

High

2

Clackamas River RD & Zigzag RD

II

High

3

Bull Run Watershed

II

High

4

Hood River RD- WEST of Hwy 35

II

High

Fire Information Resources

The Columbia Cascade Communication Center sets initial action priorities and implement preplanned actions to meet management objectives whenever an emergency occurs.

The dispatch organization is responsible for reporting, tracking, and processing orders for aircraft, equipment, overhead, crews and supplies needed to support incidents in or outside of the local area. Columbia Cascade also provides intelligence and predictive services-related products to support wildland fire mangers and firefighters in the region.

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