Welcome to the Blue Mountain Interagency Fire Center
Located in La Grande Oregon the Blue Mountain Interagency Fire Center is the home for the Blue Mountian Interagency Dispatch Center, the La Grande Air Tanker Base and the La Grande Fire Cache.
The Blue Mountain Interagency Dispatch Center (BMIDC) is the interagency focal point for coordinating the mobilization of resources for wildland fire, wildland fire use, prescribed fire and other all-risk incidents throughout Northeast Oregon and Southeast Washington.
The Dispatch Center also provides Intelligence and Predictive Services related-products to support wildland fire managers and firefighters throughout BMIDC's zone of influence.
Information regarding current wildfire activity in the Blue Mountain area of Northeast Oregon and Southeast Washington. Hosted by Blue Mountain Interagency Dispatch Center, Oregon Department of Forestry's Northeast Oregon District, Umatilla National Forest, and Wallowa-Whitman National Forest.
Blue Mountain Prescribed Fire Council
Information regarding prescribed burning activity in the Blue Mountain area of Northeast Oregon and Southeast Washington. Hosted by Blue Mountain Interagency Dispatch Center, Oregon Department of Forestry's Northeast Oregon District, Umatilla National Forest, and Wallowa-Whitman National Forest.
Wallowa-Whitman National Forest Is Planning To Prescribe Burn 4/23/2018
Thursday, April 19th, 2018, 4:54:06 PM PDT
BMIDC - Wallowa-Whitman is planning for prescribed burning tentatively starting on Monday, April 23 weather conditions permitting. Burning may occur in the Little Dean Project Area Unit South of Phillips Lake, and Broman Prescribed Fire Project Area west of Unity.
For maps and burning information in the Blue Mountains area, go to the Blue Mountain Prescribed Fire blog ,Blue Mountain Prescribed Fire Council
For current press release on prescribed burning information go to: Spring Prescribed Burn To Begin
BMIDC Starting 7 Day Staffing
Tuesday, May 15th, 2018, 10:40:12 AM PDT
BMIDC - Effective Saturday, May 19, 2018, Blue Mountain Interagency Dispatch Center is moving to 7 day staffing. We will be open from 0700 – 1800, seven days a week, if coverage is needed outside of these hours please call and schedule it.
Specific fire locations and other information can be found on the Incident Information Page.
Industrial Fire Precautions and Fire Danger Ratings are on the Current Conditions Page.
Public Use Restrictions (wood cutting, campfires, etc.) are on the Fire Restrictions Page.
Other Fire News
Our mission at BMIDC is to provide a service for our users through committed leadership, personal dedication and passion for the safety of all those we serve
It is our commitment to provide efficient and effective response while insuring the safety of the public, our natural resource employees, and our wildland firefighters. We strive to provide, reliable, courteous, responsive and professional communications services.
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