“We just wanted the public to know what was going on, we received lots of phone calls about it though, maybe in the future we will get it out a little bit sooner, but we just wanted the public to know what was going on out in the area,” said Cpt. Chris Anderson, Santa Clara Fire.
Right now, agricultural burns are permitted within county limits. Backyard burns came to an early-season end.
The warm, dry weather that has been around through the last week is raising the risk of fires in Oregon.