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People living in the wildland-urban interface (WUI), where homes and other structures are built in or near woodland settings or forests, face wildfire danger. Wildfires can be ignited by escaped debris burning, the careless tossing of a cigarette, an unattended campfire, or from natural causes like lightning, and they spread fast.
Current Wildfire Danger Map
Prepare your home for wildfire
Your local law enforcement agency orders evacuations. If you feel threatened by a wildfire, do not wait for an official evacuation order.
There are three levels of evacuation.
If you are advised to evacuate, take your emergency supply kit, lock your home, and choose a route away from the fire hazard. Watch for changes in the speed and direction of the fire and smoke. Tell someone when you left and where you are going.
Remember the eight Ps if an immediate evacuation is required:
Oregon Evacuation InformationOregon State Evacuation Levels FlyerOregon State Evacuation Levels Flyer- SpanishFEMA – ready.gov
Fire and Life Safety Education Hotline503firstname.lastname@example.orgMailing Address:Oregon State Fire Marshal3991 Fairview Industrial DrSalem, OR 97302
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