Casitas Fire – Sandoval County – Canon, NM – 05/22/18 – 8:45 p.m.

Casitas Fire – Sandoval County: Progression of this wildfire in Canon, NM has been stopped.  The fire is currently estimated at 10 acres.  Smoke will continue to be visible as heavy interior fuels, willow and brush, continue to burn along Rio Guadalupe Creek.  The fire is located on private land off of Highway 485, north of the Jemez Pueblo and east of Ponderosa.  The public is being asked to avoid the area of Highway 485 near mile marker 2 while crews work this fire.


Wendy Mason
Wildfire Prevention & Communications Coordinator
NM State Forestry Division

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