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News Release
Smoke Management Advisory Committee meets Jan. 20 via Zoom - 01/11/21

SALEM, Ore. — Oregon’s Smoke Management Advisory Committee will meet virtually Wednesday Jan. 20, 2021 from 9 a.m. to 2:40 p.m. The Zoom information and agenda are posted at https://www.oregon.gov/odf/board/Pages/smac.aspx. On the agenda are:

  • Protection Division report, including COVID-19, fires season, and funding
  • Department of Environmental Quality report
  • a budget and fund balance update
  • burning, intrusion, and incident summary
  • metrics discussion
  • annual report review
  • data system update
  • Environmental Protection Agency annual meeting


The public is invited to attend virtually and there will be a period for public comment in the morning. Requests for an interpreter for the hearing impaired or other accommodations for persons with disabilities should be made at least 48 hours before the meeting by contacting Shauna Morris at 503-945-7529.


Created by the Legislature in 1989, the five-member committee assists and advises the Oregon Department of Forestry in carrying out its Smoke Management Program. Members are appointed by the State Forester to serve a two-year term, which is renewable.

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