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Crews Make Progress on Whiskey Fire

Crews made progress securing fire lines around the Whiskey Fire near Lost Woman Crater in El Malpais National Monument. The fire was started by a lightning strike on July 18 and has burned approximately 850 acres. Of that total, 632 acres are on National Park Service (NPS) lands and 218 acres are on Bureau of […]

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The Whiskey Fire continues near Lost Woman Crater

Fire crews from the National Park Service and the USDA Forest Service continue to monitor a fire in El Malpais National Monument. The Whiskey Fire was started by lightning on Friday, July 18, 2014 and is located about a half mile northeast of Lost Woman Crater. The fire has grown to approximately 300 acres in […]

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Crews Monitor Lightning-Caused Fire Near Lost Woman Crater

A lightning strike started a fire that was discovered on Friday, July 18, 2014 by the lookout at Oso Ridge. The Whiskey Fire is located about a half mile northeast of Lost Woman Crater in El Malpais National Monument. As of July 19, the fire is approximately 52 acres in size, and is burning in […]

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Guadalupe Mountains National Park – Frijole Ridge Fire Final Update 07/19/2014 – 1:00 PM

Location: Frijole Ridge at Lamar Canyon, due south of historic Pratt Cabin, due west of historic Ship-On-The-Desert and due east of the Hunter-Line Cabin in the Guadalupe Mountains National Park Wilderness Area. The fire is in steep (75% – 80% slope), rocky, inaccessible terrain near the top of the ridge. Latitude/Longitude: 31 deg 57′ 46.2″ […]

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Frijole Ridge Fire Update 07/16/2014 – 9:00AM

Guadalupe Mountains National Park – Frijole Ridge Fire Update 07/16/2014–9:00AM Location: Frijole Ridge at Lamar Canyon, due south of historic Pratt Cabin, due west of historic Ship-On-The- Desert and due east of the Hunter-Line Cabin in the Guadalupe Mountains National Park Wilderness Area.The fire is in steep (75% – 80% slope), rocky, inaccessible terrain near the top of […]

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Frijole Ridge Fire Update 07/15/2014 – 1:00 PM

Guadalupe Mountains National Park – Frijole Ridge Fire Update 07/15/2014 – 1:00 PM Location: Frijole Ridge at Lamar Canyon, due south of historic Pratt Cabin, due west of historic Ship-On-The-Desert and due east of the Hunter-Line Cabin in the Guadalupe Mountains National Park Wilderness Area. The fire is in steep (75% – 80% slope), rocky, […]

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Frijole Ridge Fire Burning in Guadalupe Mtns NP; McKittrick Canyon Closed

Frijole Ridge Fire Update – July 14, 2014, 1:15 pm Approximate Location: Frijole Ridge and Lemar Canyon, in the backcountry of Guadalupe Mountains National Park, near the top of a ridge Report Date / Time: July 14, 2014, approximately 12pm Size: approximately 1/4 acre Fuels: brush and timber Cause: lightning Terrain: steep, rocky Resources: 2 engines are on […]

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Assayii Lake Fire Information Available on Inciweb

For Assayii Lake Fire Information, photos, and maps please visit http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3899  Fire Info is also available on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/AssayiiLakeFire and Twitter https://twitter.com/assayiilakefire.  

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