July 11, 2012, 10:19 am
Stricter rules on non-industrial activity will go into effect in one portion of the region: the Molalla River Corridor. These "regulated-use" restrictions address smoking, open fires and other activities. Districts that are entering the fire season restrictions include: Astoria, Forest Grove, Tillamook, West Oregon and North Cascade.
For more information on the restrictions imposed by the fire season declaration, contact the nearest Oregon Department of Forestry office. Contact information for the Astoria, Forest Grove and Tillamook district offices can be found at: www.oregon.gov/ODF/offices.shtml.