Operating as all risk dispatch facilities, BICC and JDIDC are the primary focus for reporting, tracking, and processing orders of aircraft, equipment, overhead, crews, and supplies assigned to incidents.
To report wildfires on public and private lands, call 911.
|Burns Interagency Communication Center
28910 Hwy 20 West
Hines, OR 97738
24 hour phone: 541-573-1000
|John Day Interagency Dispatch Center
431 Patterson Bridge Road
John Day, OR 97845
24 hour phone: 541-575-1321
Fire Intelligence Reports
Prescribed Fire Situation
Type III Team
The mission of BICC and JDIDC is to provide initial attack, extended attack, logistic support, prescribed burning programs and daily monitoring to the Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, Fish and Wildlife Service and Oregon Department of Forestry Resources. BICC and JDIDC also provides services for incidents throughout Eastern Oregon, the Pacific Northwest, and the Nation.
Local Agency Links
Fire Weather Watch
Wednesday, July 9th, 2014, 8:21:43 PM PDT
BICC-JDIDC - ...RED FLAG WARNING FOR LIGHTNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR THE BURNS BLM - FIRE WEATHER ZONE 636... .DISCUSSION...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT AS AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH TRACKS EAST ACROSS OREGON/IDAHO. MAIN FOCUS OF THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT STILL LOOKS TO BE SOUTHCENTRAL OREGON /INCLUDING ZONE 636/ AS CLEARING OF MID-LEVEL CLOUDS HELPS AID AFTERNOON HEATING AND INSTABILITY. EXPECT GUSTY WINDS AND MODERATE RAIN WITH THESE STORMS. THE UPPER TROUGH WILL EXIT TO THE EAST EARLY THURSDAY....ALLOWING HIGH PRESSURE TO REBUILD OVER THE AREA TEMPORARILY. HOWEVER...LINGERING MOISTURE DOES SUPPORT A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SOUTH OF THE SNAKE RIVER THURSDAY. ACTIVITY LOOKS TO INCREASE AGAIN ON FRIDAY...AS ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL TROUGH SWINGS NORTH THROUGH THE AREA.
Fire Restrictions and other information can be found on the BICC and JDIDC Intelligence Reports.
Work Capacity Fitness Test (Pack Test)