Willamette National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3106 Pierce Parkway
Springfield, OR 97477
September 18, 2017 3:00 p.m.
For Immediate Release –
ALL NASH FIRE EVACUATION NOTICES DROPPED
The Deschutes County Sheriff's Office has continued to coordinate with fire managers on the Nash Fire, which is part of the Horse Creek Complex. After discussion with the incident management team
and the Deschutes National Forest; the Sheriff's Office will drop all pre-evacuation notices around Elk Lake due to the Nash fire at 3 PM today (Monday, September 18th).
This includes the following areas: Elk Lake Resort, Elk Lake CG, Point CG, Little Fawn CG, Mallard Marsh CG, Sunset View Day Use Area, Beach Day Use Area, and Quinn Meadows Horse Camp.
This does not affect any area closures implemented by the Deschutes National Forest. Please check the following link for an information map on trail and area closures: