Backyard Burning

Douglas Forest Protective Association

Tuesday marked the official start of the Douglas Forest Protective Association’s fire season.  Backyard debris burning is now banned within the 1.6 million acres in Douglas County covered by the DFPA.  

Oregon Department of Forestry

While it feels like fall with the cooler overnight temperatures and with the leaves changing color, fire officials want to remind Oregonians that it’s still fire season.