Socorro Field Office
Bureau of Land Management
The Tiffany Fire is now 100% contained. No further updates will be posted.
The Tiffany Fire started on June 26 by lightning on private lands. On June 30, Ryan Romero's Type 3 Incident Management Team assumed command of the fire and turned the fire back over to the local unit on July 7.
The fire burned 9,200 acres on New Mexico State Forestry and Bureau of Reclamation jurisdictional lands. The Bureau of Land Management, Socorro County and local departments, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Forest Service, Bureau of Indian Affairs and other fire service entities assisted.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Monday June 26th, 2017 approx. 06:53 PM|
|Location||30 miles south of Socorro, NM|
|Incident Commander||NM State Forestry|
|Coordinates||33.685 latitude, -106.997 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Salt cedar (tamarisk)
Fire managers will continue to monitor the fire. The road to Fort Craig is open for visitors to the historic site.