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New Oregon license plate to feature Smokey


January 9, 2019

A NEW LICENSE PLATE, available to Oregon drivers, will feature Smokey Bear.

Keep Oregon Green, in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service and the Oregon Department of Forestry, is launching the sale of a brand new Oregon license plate design. 

The plate will feature the iconic image of Smokey Bear set against a green forested backdrop and the words "Keep Oregon Green," as a reminder of the need to protect Oregon's scenic landscapes from careless human-caused wildfires.

The release of the plate design and voucher sale, on Dec. 17, coincided with a year-long, nationwide celebration of Smokey Bear's 75th Anniversary in 2019. Keep Oregon Green will promote the lice...

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