This is archived information about the 2012 Oregon wildfires. This information is no longer being updated as this is not considered a hazard at this time.
Oregon Public Health Division is working with the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) regarding air quality and health issues related to the 2012 Oregon wildfires.
Air Quality Index
Check the Air Quality Index before heading out and take steps to protect yourself from unhealthy smoke levels. Local smoke levels can rise and fall rapidly, depending on weather factors including wind direction.