All state forests, many OSU facilities closed in Oregon due to wildfires


LANE COUNTY, OR (KPTV) — State-managed forests Oregon are closed until further notice as wildfires rage across the state, according to the Oregon Department of Forestry.

Effective immediately, state forestland in Lane, Douglas, Coos, Jackson, Josephine, and Klamath counties are closed to public entry and use. This includes the Gilchrist and Sun Pass state forests in Klamath County.

The move also includes the Tillamook, Clatsop and Santiam state forests, and other ODF-managed forestlands in Lane, Douglas, Coos, Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, Polk, Lincoln, & Benton counties, according to the department of forestry. The Santiam State Forest is closed until further notice.