Thursday, August 14, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Subject: Evacuation Warning issued for the area around the eastern boundary of the Lodge Complex Fire.
Contact: Lodge Complex Information Line, (626) 622-7927
What: As of 2:00 PM the following Evacuation Order has been downgraded to an Evacuation Warning for the areas south of Highway 101, west of Cummings Rd to Leggett. These areas include: The Hermitage, Big Bend and Camp St. Michael.
An,” Evacuation Warning,” “means there is a potential threat to life and property in the affected areas. Individuals living in these areas should have a plan and be prepared to leave.
Please visit www.wildlandfirersg.org for information on how to prepare for an evacuation.
Cooperating Agencies: Bureau of Land Management, Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office, Laytonville Volunteer Fire Department, Leggett Valley Fire Department, USFS, Cahto Tribal Council, Laytonville Water District, Department of Fish and Wildlife, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, California National Guard, California Conservation Corps, and CAL OES, American Red Cross, Mendocino County Air Quality Management District