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Welcome to the Blue Mountain Interagency Fire Center

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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.


Blue Mountain Fire Information Blog
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.

News

Puderbaugh Prescribed Burn on Wallowa Valley Fire Zone

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018, 10:39:06 AM PDT
BMIDC - The Wallowa Valley Fire Zone will begin operations on the Puderbaugh Prescribed Burn Monday, September 24, 2018. Maps are linked below:

http://bmidc.org/files/upload/Puderbaugh%20504topo.pdf
http://bmidc.org/files/upload/Puderbaugh%20504ortho.pdf

Umatilla National Forest cautions visitors about fall forest conditions

Friday, September 21st, 2018, 10:41:30 AM PDT
PENDLETON, OR - PENDLETON, Ore. As fall approaches, Umatilla National Forest officials ask hunters and forest visitors to use caution, plan ahead and know the weather and forest conditions before heading out into the woods.

Fall Weather and Safety News Release

Forest prepares to implement fall prescribed burn

Sunday, August 30th, 2018, 8:02:37 AM PDT
Umatilla National Forest - Umatilla National Forest is preparing to implement fall prescribed burning, see attached new release for more information.

Umatilla Fall Prescribed Burning News Release

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

Pacific Northwest Large Fire Map

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"Our Mission is your Safety"

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.

Wildland Firefighter Foundation ROSS Statusing
Wildland Firefighter Foundation ROSS Statusing