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Riverside Fire near Estacada is 37% contained; evacuation orders have been lifted.

PMG PHOTO: EMILY LINDSTRAND - Scortched trees stand near Eaden Road in unincorporated Clackamas County in the aftermath of the Dowty Road Fire.

Multiple fires in Clackamas County have reached 100% containment.

The Clackamas County Fire Incident Management Team is working on four fires. As of Monday, Sept. 28, the Dowty Road Fire near Eagle Creek is 1,509 acres and 100% contained. The Wilhoit Fire is 532 acres and 94% contained; the Unger Fire is 497 acres and 100% contained; and the Graves Creek Fire is 46 acres and 100% contained.

Clackamas Fire's team will transition the management of these fires to the Oregon Department of Forestry on Tuesday, Sept. 29. Meanwhile, the Riverside Fire near Estacada is 37% contained and 138,029 acres as of Monday, Sept. 28.

Fire officials said no spread is expected for the next several days, partially as a result of last week's rain.

Evacuation orders for the city of Estacada and several nearby areas have been lifted. For more information, click here.


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