OROFINO – Greer fire is confirmed to be 100% contained. The Greer Fire is estimated to be at 83 acres.
Resources remaining on The Greer Fire are 2 type 21A crews along with a dozer, 4 type 6 engines, and a water tender.
Mop-up will continue until complete.
The Greer Fire was discovered around 2:00 pm (PT) on Thursday, July 27th. It is burning off HWY 11 near mile marker 5.5 where the twisting highway connects Greer along the Clearwater River with Weippe, Pierce, and Headquarters. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
Fire officials remind citizens to never fly drones near wildfires. When your drone is in the air, our aircraft must be grounded, putting the lives of firefighters at risk.
This is the final update for the Greer Fire.