forest service

[5/22/19] Campfire Safety

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Sitting around a campfire is one of the special times we all enjoy, but campfires are also a major cause of wildfires. May is Wildfire Awareness Month, and the Pacific Northwest Coordination Group urges campers to follow these basic outdoor safety tips: Before going camping, always contact the forest district, agency or landowner first to […]

[10/10/17] Forest Service Receives Funding To Fix Flood Damaged Roads

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The damaged roads are spread throughout the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. From the Naches Ranger District – To the Entiat and Methow Valley.

[8/31/17] Uno-Peak Fire currently burning around Safety Harbor

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The Uno-Peak Fire has burned approximately 50 acres, in steep terrain.  Kari Grover has more….. Robin DeMario with the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest tells KOZI that a 20-person crew has been ordered to fight the Uno Peak fire on the ground; in addition, three small and one large air tanker and three helicopters will be doing […]