oregon Department of Forestry

Wildfire Threatens 7 Homes Outside Grants PassFirefighters have nearly contained a wildfire that threatened seven rural homes in drought-parched woods about 15 miles southwest of Grants Pass.
Ore. Forestry Officials Seek $40M To Pay Record Wildfire Costs After going through a record $122 million fighting big wildfires this year, the Oregon Department of Forestry is asking the Legislature for an extra $40 million to cover its 2013 costs and for greater spending authority next year.