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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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BLM Lifting Fire Restrictions for Albuquerque District

Albuquerque, NM–The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Albuquerque District Office is lifting fire restrictions effective July 9, 2014, on BLM administered public lands in Bernalillo, Catron, Cibola, McKinley, Sandoval, Socorro, Torrance, and Valencia Counties. Recent precipitation has reduced fire danger throughout the District. Wood and charcoal fires are now allowed as is smoking outside vehicles […]

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BLM Lifts Fire Restrictions at Fort Stanton-Snowy

  BLM Lifts Fire Restrictions at Fort Stanton-Snowy  River Cave National Conservation Area   Roswell, NM – As of July 9, 2014, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has terminated fire restrictions at Fort Stanton-Snowy River Cave National Conservation Area.  Recent precipitation has reduced fire danger in the area.   The lifting of restrictions allows […]

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BLM Fire Restrictions Set for Albuquerque District (8 Counties and 2.5 Million Acres Affected)

Albuquerque, NM – In spite of recent rainfall, the BLM Albuquerque District Office is implementing fire restrictions on BLM administered public lands in Bernalillo, Catron, Cibola, McKinley, Sandoval, Socorro, Torrance, and Valencia Counties.  However, due to continued drought and increasing fire danger, the BLM will implement these fire restrictions effective June 2, 2014, to help […]

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Fire Restrictions Set for Fort Stanton-Snowy River Cave National Conservation Area

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Bureau of Land Management Prescribed Burn Planned for McKinley and Sandoval Counties

Albuquerque, NM‒Beginning April 14, 2014, through November 30, 2014, the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Rio Puerco Field Office will conduct a prescribed burn that includes about 3,000 acres of ponderosa pine, piñon, and juniper. The Mesa Chivato Prescribed Fire is within the Ignacio Chaves and Chamisa Wilderness Study Areas. The area known as Mesa […]

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