Skamania County Dive Team Is Looking For Volunteers

Our dive team is looking for more divers. Please click on the link (Divers Needed) below to read more and if interested fill out an application at Skamania County S.O. Dive Team Application.   Divers Needed … [Read more...]

ARCHER MT. FIRE DECLARED 100% CONTAINED

September 13, 2017   The Archer Mt. Fire has been declared 100 % contained as of 7AM this morning.  All evacuation notices for the Archer Mt. Fire have been lifted.  Residents who have been under level 2 and level 1 evacuation notices are now being advised they are completely clear of any … [Read more...]

Archer Mountain Fire Update 09/12/17

Archer Mt. Fire.   Acreage estimated at 259 acres as of 7:00 am  9/11/17 Nearly 100 firefighters continue to shore up the fire line which is now completely around the perimeter of the fire. There continues to be a great deal of work to be done to ensure the fire stays contained within the box … [Read more...]

EVACUATION LEVEL UPDATE 09/08/17

MEDIA RELEASE   8 Sept 2017 8:30AM     After consultation with the Incident Commander for the Archer Mountain Fire, the Skamania County Sheriff is reducing the following evacuation levels:   Archer Mt. Road west of Deville Drive-   Reduced to Level 2   The entire segment of … [Read more...]

9/8/17 Public Notice

Click below to view the public meeting notification for Sept 8th. Public Meeting Notice     … [Read more...]

Evacuation Notices Levels

LEVEL 1: A Level 1 Evacuation means “BE READY ” for potential evacuation. Residents should be aware of the danger that exists in their area, monitor emergency services websites and local media outlets for information. This is the time for preparation and precautionary movement of persons with … [Read more...]

Archer Mt. Fire Community Meeting

MEDIA RELEASE September 7, 2017 9:30AM Archer Mt. Fire COMMUNITY MEETING A community meeting has been scheduled for 7pm tonight at the Skamania School gymnasium. This community meeting will provide an opportunity for Local, State and Federal agencies to provide information to the public and … [Read more...]

EVACUATION LEVEL UPDATE

MEDIA RELEASE 7 Sept 2017 8:30AM After consultation with the Incident Commander for the Archer Mountain Fire, the Skamania County Sheriff is reducing the following evacuation levels: Franz Road -   Reduced to Level 2 evacuation notice.    Residents living off Franz road can return to their homes … [Read more...]

Fire Activity update

6 Sept 2017 1600 hours   EAST CRATER The East Crater Fire, in the Indian Heaven Wilderness, is under the jurisdiction of the US Forest Service Mt Adams District.  The fire is estimated to be affecting 600 plus acres.  There are currently no available Incident Management Teams to coordinate … [Read more...]

Archer Mountain Fire Update 09/06/17

1621 Some residents of Skamania County have chosen to relocate to a different area during the ongoing fires despite not being on any kind of evacuation level. For those concerned that there are new evacuations levels, we would like to remind everyone that at this time there are NO new levels of … [Read more...]