Bootleg ‘monster’ wildfire so large that it triggers its own weather pattern

The monster Bootleg blaze continues to wreak┬áhavoc in Oregon, since it first began some two weeks ago. The wildfires have posed a more direct risk to life and property. The Bootleg blaze has blackened 388,600 acres of desiccated brush and timber in and around the Fremont-Winema National Forest, about 250 miles south of Portland, since […]