OR Wildfire: Rail Fire | August 10 2016


Near Unity, Oregon |  The Rail Fire began on July 21, 2016, about 5 miles West of Unity from an unknown cause.   The fire has consumed 11,405 acres but has reached a 10% containment status.

The fire is being managed by the North IMT #12 team.

768 personnel including 12 crews, 30 engines and  7 helicopters.

The cost of this fire to date is $6.2 Million.

Incident Cooperators: USFS, ODOF, Baker County Sheriff Office, Baker County Emergency Services and local residents.

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Rail Fire by inciweb 8.4.2016

The Rail Fire (Courtesy: Inciweb)

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