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Aug 12

Wildfire Preparation and Awareness: August 2023

Posted on August 12, 2023 at 8:06 AM by Casey Miller

Bearded Casey Miller speaks into a microphone at a table with deputiesWe are nearing mid-August. The State of Oregon Fires and Hotspots Dashboard details 28 active fires across the state of Oregon resulting in 50+ thousand acres burned. No doubt we’ll see increasingly dry conditions resulting in further drought and more wildfires. What you need to do? Be aware and prepare. 

Lincoln Alerts is Lincoln County’s emergency notification system. It is easy to sign up and offers multiple ways to receive emergency notifications. You can learn more about how to sign-up by watching the PSA in English or Spanish at the links below or by visiting

Learn more about our alert system in this video

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