Eldorado National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
100 Forni RD Placerville California 95667
Placerville, CA 95667
Placerville Ranger Station
Hours: M-F 8am-4:30pm
EDSO PRESS RELEASE
Release date: September 30, 2021 What: Evacuation Orders DowngradedWhere: El Dorado County
Evacuation Order Changes:
Evacuation Orders have been reduced to Warnings for the Desolation Wilderness north of Pyramid Peak.
Evacuation Warnings have been released for residences accessed from US-50 corridor west of Sierra-At-Tahoe Road, the Crystal Basin west of Desolation Wilderness, and the Heavenly Ski Resort Property. (See attached map)
Repopulation consists of complex coordination between fire, law enforcement, public works, and utilities to ensure the safety of residents and fire responders alike. The public is reminded to stay vigilant on current fire conditions. Please continue to adhere to road closures and any evacuation orders and warnings. A reminder to drive slowly and yield to emergency personnel in the area. There will be smoke in the respective areas as firefighters continue firefighting operations. If at any time you feel unsafe, please call 911. For tips on returning home after wildfire visit: Returning Home Checklist - Ready for Wildfire.