BEACHIE CREEK FIRE
SIT REP 3 | SEPTEMBER 18, 2020
The BEACHIE CREEK FIRE is burning 6 miles from Detroit on the Willamette National Forest in the State of Oregon.
Fire behavior is moderate that is creeping, isolated torching and smoldering. Multiple structures in several communities along with communications infrastructure are under threat.
Management of the fire is by the SW Team Team 2, an IMT Type 2.
There are 52 personnel along with 16 crews, 32 engines and 7 helicopters assigned to this incident.
There has been 191,661 acres and 1,288 structures destroyed. Fire crews have reached a 20% containment status.
Cost-to-date expenses have reached $9,340,000 for fire suppression and containment efforts.
(c) 2020 NW Fire Blog – Updated 9/18/2020 – 2145 PT