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Palmer Fire

Unit Information

Santa Fe National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
New Mexico
Santa Fe, NM 87508

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Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginTuesday September 12th, 2017 approx. 05:30 PM
Location8 miles southeast of Rowe, NM
Incident DescriptionLightning-strike Fire Being Managed For Resource Benefits.
Coordinates35.368 latitude, -105.551 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel54
Size1,034 Acres
Fuels Involved

Timber, brush, light logging slash

Significant Events

Moderate, creeping, smoldering, with single tree torching

Outlook

Planned Actions

Continue firing operations if possible.

Projected Incident Activity

Firing operations will continue as conditions allow.

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