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Diego Fire Final Update

Wednesday July 9, 2014 Fire Information: (575) 638-0081 After today, please contact the Coyote Ranger District at (575) 638-5526 for Fire Information Acres: 3,626 Report Date: June 25, 2014 Cause: Lightning Location: 8 Miles South of Coyote, N.M. Containment: 100% Fuels: Mixed Conifer with heavy dead & Total personnel: 50 down component and bug kill […]

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NO NEW GROWTH ON DIEGO FIRE PERIMETER

3,626 acres, lightning caused, 95% contained, 136 personnel, 8 miles south of Coyote NM July 8, 2014, today’s actions: Fire behavior will be mainly creeping and smoldering today. Smoke continues to be visible as the heavy fuels in the interior of the fire are slowly being consumed. The amount of smoke and heat will diminish […]

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Mop-up Operations Continue Around Diego Fire Perimeter

Monday, July 7 – 3,626 acres, 95% containment 222 personnel, 8 miles south of Coyote NM. Today’s Actions: The Northern New Mexico Type 3 Incident Management Team assumed management of the Diego Fire yesterday evening. A community meeting was held at the Coyote Elementary School with 35 local residents in attendance. Plans for the Burned […]

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La Jara Canyon Fire Update – Carson National Forest

Taos, NM June 21, 2014 –The La Jara Canyon Fire was reported yesterday afternoon on the El Rito Ranger District. The cause of the fire was determined to be lightning and is located fire miles north of Canon Plaza, northwest of Forest Road 42. The fire was mapped at 9.8 acres last night as fire […]

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La Jara Canyon Fire – Carson National Forest

Taos, NM June 20, 2014 –A fire was reported early this afternoon on the El Rito Ranger District, five miles north of Canon Plaza, northwest of Forest Road 42. The lightning caused La Jara Canyon Fire is currently 5-8 acres in size with moderate spread potential. Fire is burning in grass, ponderosa pine, Douglas Fir […]

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Petaca Fire Carson National Forest

Taos, NM, June 16, 2014 – A lightning caused 3-acre fire was reported yesterday afternoon on the El Rito Ranger District on the Carson National Forest. The Petaca Fire is located 5 miles west of the village of Servilleta. Crews are curently working on a hand line around the fire and hope to call the […]

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Carson National Forest Prescribed Burn

Taos, NM, May 28, 2014- The recent mositure and the minimal fire activity in our area has provided The Carson National Forest with an opportunity to extend the prescribed burn season. The Camino Real Ranger District is planning to take advantage of this opportunity by implementing the Francisco Prescribed Burn as early as next week. […]

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