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Hunting and fire danger in Oregon

Check for access and understand point reinstatement/refund policy

As early season hunters know, dry conditions and the associated wildfire danger can have a large impact on your hunting opportunity. Check below for resources for finding fire closures and restrictions, and for ODFW's policy on tag refunds and restoration of preference points.

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