Regulated Use Proclamation – ODF

STATE OF OREGON DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY FIRE RESTRICTIONS REGULATED CLOSURE PROCLAMATION Number 01 Effective 12:01 a.m., PDT, July 1, 2016 By virtue of the authority vested in me under the provisions of ORS 477.535 to 477.550, I hereby proclaim a Regulated Closure to be in effect in the following subject area: All lands protected by […]


Effective July 1st the burn ban in Hood River County will start until further notice. The only burning permitted is for agricultural operations with valid permit and arranged approval with fire district and Oregon Department of Forestry.

ODF Status Update

ODF The Dalles will officially enter Fire Season this Friday, June 3rd at 00:01. With the official declaration of Fire Season, forest operations automatically fall under Industrial Fire Precaution Level 1 (IFPL 1) for all lands protected by ODF in both MH-1 and MH-4. IFPL 1 provides all fire tools, water, equipment etc including a […]

Burn Regulations

  Before Burning, call 386.1550 or check the Fire Blog for updated burn status. Example burning regulations forms in both english and spanish are available here. Open Fires: Shall be limited in size and shall conform to the following. a. No open fires shall be kindled within fifty feet (50′) of any property line, public right of way, building, fence, or combustible growth. […]