wildfires

Controlled burns

Controlled burns in Oregon: Can more fires create less smoke? (Oregonian, 10/13/2018)

Prescribed burning and smoke management: reducing wildfire risk, minimizing smoke in communities (2015) Oregon Department of Forestry, Fire Protection Program

Oregon smoke management annual report (annual) Oregon Department of Forestry, Forest Protection Division

State Response to Wildfire Smoke

Southern Oregon experiencing worst air quality in the country (Oregonian, 7/23/2018)

Wildfire smoke chokes Southern Oregon, spares Eugene-Springfield area for now (Register Guard, 7/23/2018)

Southern Oregon fires: Air quality worst in United States, but area avoids new lightning fires (Statesman Journal, 7/24/2018)

Rogue Valley Air Reaches ‘Very Unhealthy’ Status As Wildfires Grow (OPB, 7/23/2018)

Oregon wildfire response protocol for severe smoke episodes (2018) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

Forest fire smoke categories and breakpoints (2014) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

Using visibility to estimate health effects (2018) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality