The Turkey Tail and Green Ridge fires began from lightning strikes July 7. The fires are managed as one incident, called the Green Ridge Fire.
Date of Origin:
Wednesday, July 7, 2021 12:00 AM PDT
Green Ridge area, 30 miles east of Walla Walla, WA.
Estimated Containment Date:
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 6:00 PM PDT
Heavy volumes of dead/down material from previous fires & insect infestations combined with steep slopes. Light grass is located on some of the ridges & south/west aspects. Heavy volumes of fuels in the unburned areas. Southern edge of fire is being monitored as creeps into wilderness and old burn scars, however mostly hung up on ridges, natural features and areas of discontinuous fuels where it has burned out. Pockets coming together in areas and some acreage growth on south side.
Fire Information Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 509-542-7964 Hours: 7:00 am-8:00 pm
Fire Unit Information
Umatilla National Forest U.S. Forest Service 72510 Coyote Road Pendleton, OR 97801
Blue Mountain Interagency Dispatch Center | La Grande, OR