Valuable Links 

Current Wildfire Information

"Wildfires Near Me" is a highly recommended source of information for pinpointing currently burning fires in any area of interest you chose.

Real-Time Assessments for Oregon

RAPTOR is a highly recommended real-time tool for everything in Oregon from current wildfires to road closures and weather.

Controlled Burns in Central Oregon

Search U.S. Public Records

OSU's Forest, People, Fire Project

Verizon Mobile Emergency Info

Online Police Reports

Sheriff Daily Incident Log

NFPA Newsletter

Fire Break, the monthly Newsletter from the National Fire Protection Association.

Equine Outreach Website

Equine Rescue is a non-profit horse rescue, rehabilitation, placement, and adoption organization located in Bend.  Thanks to Donna Webster for the link. 

Deschutes County Assessor


 D.I.A.L.  An excellent website for obtaining information on your property.    

Senate Bill 360

 The Oregon Forestland-Urban Interface Fire Protection Act, SB360, requires interface (Woodside Ranch) homeowners to create defensible space along driveways and around structures.   


Project Wildfire

Created by County Ordinance, an orgainzation for facilitation, education, and dissemination of community efforts toward fire planning and mitigation. 

Noxious Weeds

  Distinguish between what's naturally occurring and what is invasive... 

Red Cross

Deschutes County Sheriff

Fire Resistant Plants

Bend Police Citizen's Academy

City of Bend

Welcome to Central Oregon