Announcements

Find out what's happening in your local community. Use the map or the search and filter below to read BLM Announcements by region.
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Oregon-Washington, Northwest Oregon

Portion of Nestucca National Backcountry Byway Road Closure Begins June 6th

In the interest of public safety, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will temporarily close a section of the Nestucca Access Road, starting June 20, 2024.
Oregon-Washington, Medford DO

Moderate Fire Restrictions in Effect on Bureau of Land Management Public Lands in Medford District

As the weather warms and fire danger increases, Bureau of Land Management Medford District officials are implementing public use restrictions on BLM-managed lands in southern Oregon.
Oregon-Washington, Medford DO

Campfire Restrictions (Stage 1) Effective on Wild Portion of Lower Rogue River Beginning June 17

To provide for public safety and protect natural resources, officials are restricting campfire use on those lands located within the boundaries of the Wild section of the Rogue National Wild and Scenic River.
Oregon-Washington, Burns DO

Steens Mountain Advisory Council to Meet in June

The Steens Mountain Advisory Council has scheduled a meeting for Thursday, June 13, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., for a field tour in the Steens Mountain area, and Friday, June 14, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., for a business session.
Oregon-Washington, Klamath Falls FO

Volunteer Event at Wood River Wetlands

On Saturday, June 15, 2024, the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLMs) Klamath Falls Field Office is hosting a Volunteer Event at Wood River Wetlands from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Oregon-Washington, Prineville DO

Annual campfire restrictions to start on BLM rivers in Central Oregon

On June 1 on some BLM-administered lands in central Oregon, campfires will be prohibited along portions of the Crooked, Deschutes, John Day and White rivers, as well as Lake Billy Chinook and Lake Simtustus.
Oregon-Washington

Fire restrictions protect Pacific Northwest communities, BLM announces

On May 24, fire restrictions will go into effect for all Bureau of Land Management public lands throughout Oregon and Washington.
Oregon-Washington, Northwest Oregon

BLM office moves to Port of Tillamook Bay

BLM leaders announced that the Tillamook Field Office will be moving June 3rd. The BLM’s lease at the current facility will expire in June, and the Field Office will relocate to the Port of Tillamook Bay.
Oregon-Washington, Vale DO

National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center reopening May 24, BLM announces

Pioneers of all ages and backgrounds are invited to celebrate the May 24 reopening of the National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center in Baker City, Ore.
Oregon-Washington, Lakeview DO

BLM Klamath Falls Field Office Opens Gerber in Time for Memorial Day Weekend

The Bureau of Land Management’s Klamath Falls Field Office is announcing the opening of the Gerber Campground in time for the Memorial Day weekend.
Oregon-Washington, Lakeview DO

BLM Lakeview District Hosting Star Party

The BLM Lakeview District is hosting a star party on Saturday, June 1 at the Sunstone Public Collection Area from 10 p.m. to midnight. Sunstone is part of the Oregon Outback International Dark Sky Sanctuary.