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Bootleg Fire

Unit Information

Fremont-Winema National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1301 S. G St.
Lakeview, OR 97630

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Incident Contact

Bootleg Fire Information
Email: 2021.bootleg@firenet.gov
Phone: 541-891-6758
Hours: 7 AM - 8 PM

Announcements — Bootleg Fire

RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 11 PM Released: 7/30/2021
RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING ON DRY FUELS · Impacts: Lightning on dry vegetation will likely result in new fire...
National Weather Service has Issued a Red Flag Warning Released: 7/29/2021
The National Weather Service in Medford has Issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from 2pm to 11pm PDT Friday. The Fire Weather watch is No Longer in Effect.· Impacts: Lightning and...
Virtual Community Meeting on July 30, 2021 at 6:30 pm Released: 7/29/2021
Join us for a Virtual Bootleg Fire Community Meeting at 6:30 pm on July 30, 2021. A remote broadcast of the virtual meeting will be available at City Hall in Paisley, 705 Chewaucan St., Paisley,...
Public Use Restrictions and Fire Precaution Level Increase Released: 7/28/2021
 News Release For Immediate Release July 28, 2021   Media Contacts: Tamara Schmidt Cell: 541-891-6758 tamara.schmidt@usda.gov   David N. Duncan Cell: 541-219-0515...
FIRE WEATHER WATCH ISSUED Released: 7/28/2021
FIRE WEATHER WATCH ISSUED FOR THE KLAMATH BASIN AND FREMONT-WINEMA NATIONAL FOREST BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICEFIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
Evacuation Levels for the Bootleg Fire are being lowered in Lake County Released: 7/28/2021
 Lake County Sheriff’s Office Media Release Contact: Melanie LasleyJuly 28, 2021, 1:00 p.m. (541) 947-6003For Immediate Release mlasley@co.lake.or.usLakeview, OR – Evacuations. Evacuation levels...
Emergency Notification - Evacuation Increase for Lake County Released: 7/22/2021
Lake County Sheriff’s Office Media Release July 22, 2021, 7:00 p.m.Contact: Melanie Lasley (541) 947-6003 mlasley@co.lake.or.usFor Immediate Release  Lakeview, OR – Evacuations. Additional...
Emergency Notification - Changes in Evacuation Levels for Klamath County Released: 7/21/2021
The following changes in the evacuation levels for Klamath County are for immediate release: Previously Level 1 areas south of Highway 140 from the lake county line extending west, have been removed....
Emergency Notification - Evacuation Decreases in Lake County Released: 7/21/2021
Lake County Sheriff's Office Media ReleaseJuly 21, 2021, 2:00 p.m. Lakeview, OR – Evacuations. Evacuation level boundaries are being decreased in Lake County for the Bootleg Fire due to increased...
Lakeview Community Meeting July 21, 2021 @ 7:00 p.m Released: 7/21/2021
  There will be a community meeting in Lakeview at 7:00 p.m. on July 21, 2021. Incident management personnel will give an update on the fire, and to answer questions. The meeting will be at the...