Information regarding current wildfire activity in the Blue Mountain area of Northeast Oregon and Southeast Washington. Hosted by Blue Mountain Interagency Dispatch Center, Oregon Department of Forestry's Northeast Oregon District, Umatilla National Forest, and Wallowa-Whitman National Forest.
Saturday, August 8, 2015
Phillips Creek Fire Afternoon Update 8/8/15
All is going well today with the burnout and mop-up operations on the fire. Had a couple of spots that were less than 1/4 acre in size, outside the line on the north end west of Hwy 204. The spots were quickly extinguished with the help of 2 Single Engine Air Tankers and Helicopter support. The spots are being mopped up now.