Oregon Department of Forestry

Rule Rule 629-041-0555
Northwest Oregon Forest Protection District Boundary


The boundary of the Northwest Oregon Forest Protection District is as follows: Beginning at the point where the ocean shore line of vegetation, as set forth in ORS 390.770 (Vegetation line described), and the line of ordinary high water of the Columbia River intersect, at the south jetty of the Columbia River, in or near the northwest quarter of the northeast quarter of section 34, township 9 north, range 11 west, Clatsop County; thence easterly and southerly on the line of ordinary high water of the Columbia River to the line of ordinary high water of the Multnomah Channel of the Willamette River, in or near northeast quarter of the southwest quarter of section 3, township 4 north, range, 1 west, Columbia County; thence southwesterly on the line of ordinary high water of the Multnomah Channel of the Willamette River to the common line of section 19 and section 30, in or near the southwest quarter of the southwest quarter of section 19, township 3 north, range 1 west, Columbia County; thence west to the centerline of U.S. Highway 30 in or near the southwest quarter of the southeast quarter of section 24, township 3 north, range 2 west, Columbia County; thence southerly on the centerline of U.S. Highway 30 to the common line of township 1 north and township 2 north, in or near the southwest quarter of the southeast quarter of section 34, township 2 north, range 1 west, Multnomah County; thence west to the southwest corner of section 36, township 2 north, range 2 west, Multnomah County; thence north to the southwest corner of section 25, township 2 north, range 2 west, Multnomah County; thence west to the southwest corner of section 26, township 2 north, range 2 west, Multnomah County; thence north to the southwest corner of section 23, township 2 north, range 2 west, Multnomah County; thence west to the southwest corner of section 23, township 2 north, range 3 west, Washington County; thence north to the southwest corner of the northwest quarter of the southwest quarter of section 23, township 2 north, range 3 west, Washington County; thence west to the southeast corner of the northwest quarter of the southeast quarter of section 22, township 2 north, range 3 west, Washington County; thence south to the southeast corner of the southwest quarter of the southeast quarter of section 22, township 2 north, range 3 west, Washington County; thence west to the southwest corner of section 20, township 2 north, range 3 west, Washington County; thence north to the southwest corner of section 17, township 2 north, range 3 west, Washington County; thence west to the southwest corner of section 18, township 2 north, range 3 west, Washington County; thence north to the southwest corner of section 7, township 2 north, range 3 west, Washington County; thence west to the southwest corner of section 11, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence north to the southwest corner of section 2, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence west to the southwest corner of section 3, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence north to the southwest corner of section 34, township 3 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence west to the southeast corner of section 31, township 3 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of the southeast quarter of the southeast quarter of section 6, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the southwest quarter of the southwest quarter of section 5, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of the northwest quarter of section 8, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of section 8, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of the southeast quarter of the northeast quarter of section 8, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the southeast quarter of the northwest quarter of section 9, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the southeast corner of the southeast quarter of the northwest quarter of section 9, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence west to the southeast corner of the southwest quarter of the northwest quarter of section 9, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the southeast corner of the northwest quarter of the southwest quarter of section 9, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence west to the southeast corner of the northeast quarter of the southeast quarter of section 8, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of section 17, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of section 15, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of the southwest quarter of section 15, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the southeast quarter of section 15, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of section 22, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of section 23, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the southeast corner of the northeast quarter of the southwest quarter of section 33, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence west to the southwest corner of the northwest quarter of the southeast quarter of section 34, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence north to the southwest corner of the northeast quarter of section 34, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence west to the southeast corner of the northwest quarter of section 33, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the southeast corner of the northeast quarter of the southwest quarter of section 33, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence west to the southwest corner of the northeast quarter of the southwest quarter of section 33, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence north to the southwest corner of the southeast quarter of the northwest quarter of section 33, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence west to the southwest corner of the southeast quarter of the northeast quarter of section 32, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence north to the southwest corner of the southeast quarter of the southeast quarter of section 29, township 2 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence west to the southeast corner of section 26, township 2 north, range 5 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of section 11, township 1 north, range 5 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of section 7, township 1 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of the southwest quarter of section 18, township 1 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of the southeast quarter of section 17, township 1 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of the northeast quarter of section 20, township 1 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of the northeast quarter of the northeast quarter of section 20, township 1 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of the northeast quarter of the southeast quarter of section 20, township 1 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the southeast quarter of section 20, township 1 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of section 29, township 1 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of the northeast quarter of the northwest quarter of section 28, township 1 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of the southwest quarter of the northeast quarter of the northwest quarter of section 28, township 1 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the southeast quarter of the northeast quarter of the northwest quarter of section 28, township 1 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of the southwest quarter of section 28, township 1 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the southeast quarter of section 28, township 1 north, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of section 4, township 1 south, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of section3, township 1 south, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of section 15, township 1 south, range 4 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of section 14, township 1 south, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the centerline of Old Highway 47, a county road, in or near the northeast quarter of the southwest] quarter of section 23, township 1 south, range 4 west, Washington County; thence southwesterly on the centerline of Old Highway 47, a county road, to the centerline of Scoggins Valley Road, a county road, in or near the northwest quarter of the northwest quarter of section 26, township 1 south, range 4 west, Washington County; thence westerly and northwesterly on the centerline of Scoggins Valley Road, a county road, to the common line of section 20 and section 21, in or near the northwest quarter of the northwest quarter of section 21, township 1 south, range 4 west, Washington County; thence north to the southwest corner of the northwest quarter of section 16, township 1 south, range 4 west, Washington County; thence west to the southwest corner of the northeast quarter of section 17, township 1 south, range 4 west, Washington County; thence north to the southwest corner of the northwest quarter of the northwest quarter of the northwest quarter of the northeast quarter of section 17, township 1 south, range 4 west, Washington County; thence west to the southeast corner of the northeast quarter of the northwest quarter of the northwest quarter of the northwest quarter of section 18, township 1 south, range 4 west, Washington County; thence south to the southeast corner of the northwest quarter of the northwest quarter of the northwest quarter of section 18, township 1 south, range 4 west, Washington County; thence west to the southeast corner of the northeast quarter of the northeast quarter of the northeast quarter of section 13, township 1 south, range 5 west, Washington County; thence south to the southeast corner of section 24, township 1 south, range 5 west, Washington County; thence west to the southeast corner of section 23, township 1 south, range 5 west, Washington County; thence south to the southeast corner of the northeast quarter of the northeast quarter of section 26, township 1 south, range 5 west, Washington County; thence west to the southeast corner of the northwest quarter of the northeast quarter of section 26, township 1 south, range 5 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of the southeast quarter of section 35, township 1 south, range 5 west, Washington County; thence east to the northeast corner of the southwest quarter of section 36, township 1 south, range 5 west, Washington County; thence south to the northeast corner of the northwest quarter of section 1, township 2 south, range 5 west, Yamhill County; thence east to the centerline of Oregon Highway 47 in or near the northeast quarter of the northeast quarter of section 2, township 2 south, range 4 west, Yamhill County; thence southerly on the centerline of Oregon Highway 47 to the centerline of U.S. Highway 99 West, in or near the southeast quarter of the southeast quarter of section 10, township 4 south, range 4 west, Yamhill County; thence southwesterly on the centerline of U.S. Highway 99 West to the centerline of Oregon Highway 18, in or near the southeast quarter of the northwest quarter of section 29, township 4 south, range 4 west, Yamhill County; thence southwesterly on the centerline of Oregon Highway 18 to the centerline of Oregon Highway 18 Business, in or near the southeast quarter of the northwest quarter of section 36, township 5 south, range 6 west, Yamhill County; thence westerly on the centerline of Oregon Highway 18 Business, to the boundary of the West Oregon Forest Protection District, as set forth in OAR 629-041-0570 (West Oregon Forest Protection District Boundary), in or near the southeast quarter of the northeast quarter of section 33, township 5 south, range 6 west, Yamhill County; thence northerly, westerly and southerly on the boundary of the West Oregon Forest Protection District, as set forth in OAR 629-041-0570 (West Oregon Forest Protection District Boundary), to the ocean shore line of vegetation, as set forth in ORS 390.770 (Vegetation line described), in or near section 10, township 6 south, range 11 west, Tillamook County; thence northerly on the ocean shore line of vegetation, as set forth in ORS 390.770 (Vegetation line described), to the point of beginning.
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