Daily Fire Update for August 24, 2013 @ 6:45 AM
Incident: Douglas Complex Wildfire
New phone numbers:
The Douglas Complex’s incident command post at the Glendale High School will disappear in a few days. All the tents and trailers will get packed up – along with the telephones.
For information about the Rabbit Mountain or Dad’s Creek fires, call the Douglas Forest Protective Association at:
(541) 672-0379 (recording) or (541) 672-6507
For detailed information about the road closures in the Douglas Complex area in Douglas County, contact the BLM district office in Roseburg at 541-440-4930.
For road closure information on the Josephine County side of the Douglas Complex, call the BLM’s Grants Pass office at 541-471-6500.
Maps of the road closure areas are posted online at:
Starting Monday evening, management of the Douglas Complex will be returned to the Douglas Forest Protective Association. Eighteen crews and 21 engines will remain to finish mopping up the perimeter of the fires. At night, engines will patrol the perimeter. Helicopters and additional fire suppression resources will be available from the Douglas Forest Protective Association and the Oregon Dept. of Forestry’s Grants Pass Unit.