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Boot Fire

  • Mono County
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  • Started: Sep 04, 2018
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  • Last Updated: Monday, September 17, 2018 5:19 PM
Burned For

13 days

Containment

100%

Acres Burned

6,974

The Boot Fire, located in the eastern Sierra Mountains on the Bridgeport Ranger District of the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, was called 100% contained September 15. A Burned Area Emergency Response Team began assessing the severity of the burned area and potential effects of the fire Friday. Smoke from the interior of the fire may be visible for several days, but does not pose any danger for motorists in the vicinity.

I WANT TO KNOW

Do people near this fire need to evacuate?

NO
Evacuation orders have not been issued.

Have any road closures been announced?

NO
No nearby roads are closed at this time.

On the scene

Are you near the Boot Fire? Get updates from fire and rescue agencies, post photos, and videos and see up-to-the-minute coverage on Twitter with #BootFire
See more on Twitter

Currently on the #BootFire

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@Alyssa

Photo of the #BootFire from the #BaldMtNV @nvfirecams. Photo take in near-IR @unevadareno

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@ALERTWildfire

So far so good. Burn out on the #BootFire

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@Alyssa

Pics from the #BootFire that broke out yesterday afternoon. 📸: Volunteer firefighter Tim Sullivan

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@Steve Bender

#Bootfire. First few hours of operations on 395 in Walker Canyon

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@outdoorsman2015

Additional Details

EVACUATIONS

n/a

SCHOOL CLOSURES

n/a

CAUSE

Under Investigation

INJURIES

n/a

STRUCTURES THREATENED

n/a

STRUCTURES DESTROYED

n/a

CONDITIONS

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DATA SOURCE

CalFire InciWeb GeoMAC

ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest

COOPERATING AGENCIES

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PHONE NUMBERS

Erin Holland

702-326-3834


John Schuler

775-720-9606



Boot Fire Information

208-495-4228


Erica Hupp

775-771-4777