The Juntura Complex Fires consist of several fires located about 30 miles SW of Vale, Oregon.
The incident is being managed by NW Fire IMT #13, BLM Vale Dist, Juntuna Fire Protection District.
All fires were started by lightning on August 8, 2016 around 1645 hours and collectively have consumed a total amount of 24,201 acres.
- Roostercomb Fire – 156 acres
- Sheep Rock Fire – 12,783 acres
- Simmons Gulch Fire – 11,362 acres
These three (3) fires listed above are at a 51% containment status.
Fire behavior is moderate with backing and up-hill runs. Fire crews plan on going direct on line construction.
Fuel fuels are tall grass and brush.
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