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Additional containment added to the Black Fire

June 17, 2022 Daily Update SOUTHWEST AREA INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAMTEAM 4 – AARON HULBURD – INCIDENT COMMANDER Acres: 324,132 acres Containment: 50% Total Personnel: 1,315 Cause: Human-caused, under investigation Start Date: Friday, May 13, 2022 Location: 31 miles NW of Truth or Consequences, NM Fuels: Timber and tall grass Highlights: Thanks to successful firefighting efforts, […]

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Esta noche habrá una reunión comunitaria a las 6:00 pm en Hillsboro para hablar sobre el incendio Black

Actualización diaria del 16 de junio de 2022 EQUIPO DE GESTIÓN DE INCIDENTES DEL ÁREA DEL SUROESTE EQUÍPO 4 – AARON HULBURD – COMANDANTE DEL INCIDENTE Acres: 320,971 acres Contención: 48% Personal total: 1,226 Causa: de orígen humano, a ser determinada Fecha de inicio: Viernes 13 de mayo de 2022 Ubicación: 31 miles al noroeste […]

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Black Fire community meeting tonight at 6:00 pm in Hillsboro

June 16, 2022 Daily Update SOUTHWEST AREA INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM TEAM 4 – AARON HULBURD – INCIDENT COMMANDER Acres: 320,971 acres Containment: 48% Total Personnel: 1,226 Cause: Human-caused, under investigation Start Date: Friday, May 13, 2022 Location: 31 miles NW of Truth or Consequences, NM Fuels: Timber and tall grass Highlights: The Southwest Area Type […]

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Las condiciones climáticas muy secas ponen a prueba al incendio Black

Actualización diaria del 15 de junio de 2022 EQUIPO DE GESTIÓN DE INCIDENTES DEL ÁREA DEL SUROESTE EQUÍPO 4 – AARON HULBUR  – COMANDANTE DEL INCIDENTE Acres: 317,676 acres         Contención: 48% Personal total: 1,098        Causa: de orígen humano, a ser determinada Fecha de inicio: Viernes 15 de junio de 2022 Ubicación: 31 millas al noroeste […]

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Very dry weather conditions test the Black Fire

June 15, 2022 Daily Update SOUTHWEST AREA INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM TEAM 4 – AARON HULBURD – INCIDENT COMMANDER Acres: 317,676 acres           Containment: 48% Total Personnel: 1,098        Cause: Human-caused, under investigation Start Date: Friday, May 13, 2022 Location: 31 miles NW of Truth or Consequences, NM Fuels: Timber and tall grass Highlights: Firefighters are working in […]

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Black Fire Update for May 17, 2022

Location of Origin: 24 miles north of Mimbres in the Gila National ForestStart date: May 13, 2022, 9 p.m. MDTSize: 56,132Percent Contained: 0%Cause: UndeterminedResources Assigned: 153 personnel, 11 crews, 3 helicopters, 5 engines, 1 water tender Closures: Partial closure in effect for portions of Forest Road 150, Forest Service Trails 708, 713, 716 Safety: Please […]

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Black Fire Update 5-16-22

Location of Origin: 24 miles north of Mimbres in the Gila National ForestStart date: May 13, 2022, 9 p.m. MDTSize: 18,762Percent Contained: 0%Cause: UndeterminedResources Assigned: 141 personnel, 2 crews, 2 helicopters, 7 engines, 1 water tender Closures: Partial closure in effect for portions of Forest Road 150, Forest Service Trails 708, 713, 716 Safety: Please […]

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Black Fire Update for May 15, 2022

Location of origin: north of Black Canyon, west of Forest Road 150, 24 miles north of Mimbres Start Date: May 13, 2022 at 9:30 p.m. Size: 1,174 Percent Contained: 0% Cause: Undetermined Resources Assigned: 121 personnel – 4 crews, 2 helicopters, 7 engines, 1 water tender Closures: USFS Trail 708, 713, 716, Forest Road 150 […]

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New Fire reported on Gila National Forest

The U.S. Forest Service is responding to a new fire in the Gila National Forest. The Black Fire was discovered Friday evening, May 13, at 9:30 p.m. and is located off the NorthStar, FSR 150, road, west of Meown workstation and north of Black Canyon. It is estimated at about 1,041 acres and is burning […]

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