Tag Archives: Cibola National Forest and National Grasslands

Vics Peak Fire Burning in Apache Kid Wilderness

  Magdalena, NM – For Immediate Release – A lightning-caused fire started on the Magdalena Ranger District of the Cibola National Foreston Monday June 15, 2020. The fire is burning in the Apache Kid Wilderness in the southern portion of the San Mateo Mountains. While firefighters monitored the fire, unexpected fire behavior led to a […]

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Lightning Sparks Fires on the Kiowa and Rita Blanca National Grasslands

Clayton, NM; September 17, 2015 – For Immediate Release.  A thunderstorm that passed over the grasslands earlier this week has sparked a fire on the Kiowa and Rita Blanca National Grasslands. The East Thompson Grove fire is burning in light fuels 10 miles east of Texline, TX. The fire is currently 81.5 acres and is […]

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