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Bootleg Fire

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

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

Emergency Notification - Evacuation Level Increase in Lake County

Bootleg Fire Wildfire
Announcements – 7/18/2021

 #BootlegFire - Emergency Notification - Evacuation Level Increase in Lake County. Lake County Sheriff’s Office Media ReleaseContact: Melanie LasleyFor Immediate Release mlasley@co.lake.or.usJuly 18, 2021, 12:15 a.m. (541) 947-6003Lakeview, OR – Evacuations. Additional evacuation levels have been implemented in Lake County due to increased activity on the Bootleg Fire.Level 3 – GO NOW!From Government Harvey Pass to south of FS Rd 34 to Quartz Mountain at Highway 140, east on Highway 140 to the north end of Drews Valley, then to the western edge of Coleman Rim, then north to the west side of Dairy Point, and continuing north to the western Watson Creek burn scar.Level 2 – BE SETFrom the eastern Watson Creek burn scar and Withers burn scar south to the east sides of Dairy Point and Coleman Rim, to the north end of Drews Valley, then east to La Sere Point, northeast to Patton Meadow and north to Cottonwood Creek Trailhead, ending at the south end of the Brattain burn scar.These evacuation levels are in addition to the Level 3 evacuations implemented on July 15, which include:Level 3 – GO NOW!• From Government Harvey Pass south to Quartz Mountain, and Sycan Marsh to Thompson Reservoir• From the county line running northeast along FS Rd 34 to Dairy Creek, north to Dead Horse and Campbell Lakes, northwest to Bald Butte, to Government Harvey Pass, along Winter Rim to Fremont Point Cabin, west to the west side of Booth Ridge, and south on county line to FS Road 34.Again, evacuation shelters are located at the following locations: the Daly Middle School Auditorium (220 South H St.) in Lakeview, the Klamath County Fairgrounds in Klamath Falls, and La Pine Middle School.Fire Information. Find the latest fire information, which is published by the Bootleg Fire Incident ManagementTeam, via the links below.Fire Information Public Phone: 541-482-1331Bootleg Interactive Evacuation Map:https://kcgis.maps.arcgis.com/.../webappviewer/index.html...Inciweb Incident Information System: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/7609/Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/BootlegFireInfoLake County Website/Facebook Page: https://www.lakecountyor.org/index.php and https://www.facebook.com/Lake-CountyOregon-104435824529906