Terrain
Satellite
OSM
Green Ridge
FIRE
43,733.0
acres
28.9 mi
E of Walla Walla, WA
61%
contained
Fire Status:
CONTAINED
Last Updated:
18 mins, 53 secs ago
Incident #:
2021-WAUMF-000659
Fire Start:
Wednesday, July 7, 2021 10:51 AM PDT
Fuels:
Grass Shrubs
Dispatch Notes:
Lightning caused, resources responded 7/7 | Contain: 10/13/21 1700

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview Updated: 1 month ago

Incident Photo for the Green Ridge Fire

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.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Wednesday, July 7, 2021 12:00 AM PDT
Location:
Green Ridge area, 30 miles east of Walla Walla, WA.
Incident Description:
Wildfire
Coordinates:
46.135, -117.736

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
22
Size (Acres):
43,694
Containment:
61%
Estimated Containment Date:
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 6:00 PM PDT
Fuels Involved:
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.

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Fire Information
Email: 2021.greenridge@firenet.gov
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

Dispatch Contact

Blue Mountain Interagency Dispatch Center | La Grande, OR
541-963-7171
http://bmidc.org