Ifire managers on the Cibola National Forest & National Grasslands (NF & NGs) may implement the previously announced Durfee Bolander Unit 10 prescribed burn on the Magdalena Ranger District as early as Tues, May 4th and continue through Sat., May 8th.
The plan is to burn 1,075 acres on Unit 10 in the vicinity of Durfee and Bolander canyon, along FSR 220 and 473. Fire managers consider smoke impacts to communities before making a final decision to implement a prescribed fire. Smoke may be visible from the communities of Magdalena, Alamo and Datil. Area map references included.
|Current as of|
|Incident Type||Prescribed Fire|
|Date of Origin||Tuesday May 04th, 2021 approx. 12:00 PM|
|Location||North San Mateo Mountains; Durfee and Bolander canyon, along FSR 220 and 473|
|Incident Commander||Ken Watkins Magdalena RD FMO|
|Incident Description||Prescribed Burn|
|Coordinates||33.951 latitude, -107.562 longitude|
Pine, Pinyon Juniper and Grass
|Projected Incident Activity|
Plan is to begin blackline operations 5/4 followed with Aerial Ignition 5/5-5/6