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Wildfire Resources

Below are resources we have compiled to provide you and your district with the latest wildfire information:


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Important Links
Oregon Fire Service Mobilization Plan
Oregon Wildfire Resources
Oregon Office of Emergency Management  
Disaster Assistance           
Secretary of State Business News and Resources
Wildland Urban Interface (Office of the Oregon State Fire Marshal)
Oregon Red Cross
Ready.Gov Wildfires
Oregon Department of Forestry Fire Page
Local and Tribal Emergency Managers
Oregon Volunteer Firefighters Association Firefighter Relief Fund
Oregon School Boards Association Wildfire Resources Page


Oregon Office of Emergency Management
OEM July 2021 Wildfires Talking Points
OEM July 2021 Recovery Resource Guide
Oregon Hazard Mitigation Grant Program Handbook


Recovery Resources
State and insurance companies reach agreement to extend rebuilding timelines for wildfire victims
The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services Debris Removal Program Update (11/19/20)
Submit Forms for Free Removal of Household Hazardous Waste from Burned Properties
Temporary Housing Assistance Granted for Oregon Wildfire Survivors
Oregon Survivors Affected by Wildfires Can Apply for Federal Disaster Assistance
State Archives Available to Assist with Government Records Salvage
Building Codes Division can help people locate manufactured home ownership documents


Request for Public Assistance Submission Extended for FEMA-4562-DR Public Assistance to 01/13/21
FEMA-4562-DR FEMA Public Assistance Update (12-7-20)
FEMA Rental Assistance May Be A Valuable Housing Solution for Oregon Wildfire Survivors
Oregonians Affected by Wildfires: Flood Risk and Insurance; Fraud Awareness
Free Home Repair Advice Available
FEMA Approves Direct Housing Mission
Replacing Lost or Missing Documents
DR4562 FEMA Public Assistance Program Update and Application Procedure and Process (10/21/20)
FEMA-4462-DR FEMA Public Assistance Update (10/16/20)
Disaster Response, Recovery, and Long-Term Recovery Webinar Series
FEMA Public Assistance for Wildfire Crisis - Debris Removal Guidance and Debris Removal Private Property
Public Infrastructure Damage and Response Cost Damage Assessment Request - Due 9/25/20
Debris Removal Tips Fact Sheet
Private Property Debris Removal Fact Sheet
After the Fire: How to Safely Manage Ash and Debris from Burned Buildings
Sample Right of Entry Permit (1)
Sample Right of Entry Permit (2)


Oregon Health Authority
How to apply for disaster aid due to wildfires
Wildfire Resources for Public Water Systems
After the fire: Returning to a home that survived a wildfire
Wildfire smoke and heart health
Fees waived for replacing some vital records lost to wildfires
Replacing prescriptions and medical equipment lost to fire
Some symptoms can be caused by both wildfire smoke exposure and COVID-19
Facebook Live on wildfire smoke


Oregon Department of Transportation
Go online to replace driver license, registration and proof of ownership
Crews will take down dangerous trees to help impacted property owners
Hundreds of miles of roads affected by wildfires


Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Oregon temporarily suspends certain asbestos and solid waste rules to speed wildfire cleanup 


Coping with Traumatic Events
Coping with a Disaster or Traumatic Event (CDC)
Tips for Helping Students Recovering from Traumatic Events (US Department of Education)


Preparation and Evacuation
Preparing Homes for Wildfire (National Fire Protection Association)
Emergency Communication Plan (Ready.Gov)
Building a Disaster Kit (My Escambia)
Your Family Disaster Supplies Kit (FEMA)
Emergency Supply Kit (FEMA)
Wildfire Evacuation Tips (Oregon Health Authority)
Replace Roofing with Fire-Resistant Materials (FEMA)