The fire burning in the Columbia River Gorge became very active Monday afternoon with extreme long-range spotting, according to the USFS.
Although there now are no local wildfires, "There absolutely is fire risk", Pacific County Fire District No. 1 Chief Jacob Brundage said on September 5. The Level 1 warning calls for people to gather up valuables in anticipation of an evacuation.
A fast-moving wildfire chewing through Oregon's forestland is threatening more than homes and people. The fire district contacted the state Department of Natural Resources, the agency that typically fights wildfires on state land. Numbers wise, they say the fires are not going to decimate all Columbia coho. "We're hoping for the best".
The 16-square-mile fire east of Portland prompted hundreds of home evacuations, and embers drifted across the Columbia River to spark blazes in Washington state.
In Montana, Glacier National Park officials recently ordered the evacuation of all residents, campers and tourists from one of the most popular areas of the park as wind gusts drove the flames toward the doorstep of an iconic lodge.
Both Oregon and Washington fires remain zero percent contained.
Red Cross shelters are set up at Mount Hood Community College in Gresham, the Skamania County Fairgrounds in Stevenson, Washington.
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