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Update: Wildfires Continue to Burn, Containment Grows


There are several wildfires burning around Oregon.

The largest one – the Indian Creek Fire – is in the eastern part of the state, burning southeast of the Malheur National Forest. It’s currently at 47,657 acres and is 28% contained.

The P-515 and Lionshead Fires are burning on the Warm Springs Reservation. Combined, these fires are over 7,100 acres. The P-515 is 50% contained and Lionshead is 8% contained.

The Laurel Fire is just under 1,300 acres and is 40% contained, burning in Wheeler County.

The Green Ridge Fire is at 4,348 acres, burning on the Deschutes National Forest and private land, about 12 miles north of Sisters. It’s still 13% contained. There are closures in place for the Deschutes National Forest.

The Frog Fire on the Ochoco National Forest is just over 4,000 acres and is 45% contained.

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