EMRD-Forestry Division Southwest Area Incident Management Team #1
Bea Day - Incident Commander
Cimarron Residents Returning
Ute Park Fire - June 4, 2018 Evening Update
Acres: 36,664 acres Percent Containment: 25%
Start Date: May 31, 2018, 2:10pm Cause: Unknown, under investigation
Jurisdiction: NM State Fuels: Grass, Pinyon Juniper, Mixed Conifer
Origin Location: Highway 64 in Ute Park, NM, between Eagle Nest Lake and Cimarron
Resources: 598 personnel including 15 crews, 8 helicopters, 29 engines, 5 bulldozers, 9 water tenders
Silver City NM, June 4, 2018—The Gila National Forest has issued Forest Order #06-18-007 Meadow Fire Temporary Area Closure Order for firefighter and public safety. See map below
All roads and trail interior the boundary described in the Forest Order and indicated on the attached map are closed with the exemption of:
· Persons with a Forest Service permit specifically authorizing the otherwise prohibited act or omission
Firefighters’ Efforts Protect Eagle Peak Lookout
June 4, 2018 Daily Update
Start Date: May 22, 2018
Location: 10 miles NE of Reserve, NM (Gila NF)
Fuels: Timber (litter, grass, and understory)
Total personnel: 583
Silver City, NM
Silver City: The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with TLC Company (Contractor) will be holding a public involvement meeting to discuss the improvement project of NM 15 Pinos Altos Road Reconstruction Project.
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Wednesday June 13, 2018
Silver City Chamber of Commerce
Silver City, New Mexico 88061
SOUTHWEST AREA INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM #1
Bea Day - Incident Commander
Drier Weather Returns
Acres: 36,114 (based on improved mapping)
Percent Containment: 23%
Start Date: May 31, 2018, 2:10pm
Cause: Unknown, under investigation
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