Gila National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3005 E. Camino del Bosque
Silver City, NM 88061
The lightning-caused South Fire remains at 3,060 acres, burning on National Forest System lands in the Aldo Leopold Wilderness. It received some precipitation on Sunday and today, which decreased fire activity.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Saturday June 29th, 2019 approx. 07:45 PM|
|Location||5-1/2 miles east of FSR 150, Gila National Forest|
|Incident Commander||R. Gallardo, ICT4|
|Coordinates||33.23 latitude, -107.97 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Short grass, timber and grass understory. Dead and downed logs from previous fire activity in 2009 (Diamond-Meason)
continue to monitor using Forest Service lookouts.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Fire activity has diminished with the monsoonal flow currently over the area. Expect minimal fire movement in any direction for the next few days.