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Drummond Fire

Unit Information

Gila National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3005 E. Camino del Bosque
Silver City, NM 88061

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The Drummond Fire, at 502 acres and 10% contained was ignited by lightning on NFS lands. No significant changes have occurred.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginWednesday May 19th, 2021 approx. 04:30 PM
Locationsouth of Emory Pass Vista and south of NM 152
Incident CommanderAnthony James, ICT4, Sadie Runge, ICT4t
Coordinates32.901 latitude, -107.773 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel4
Size502 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained10%
Fuels Involved

Light logging slash

Significant Events

Minimal, smoldering

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Lightning storms/build up evident over the last few days and expected to continue in the future

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