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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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Incident Contact

Fire Information
Phone: 575-519-0103
Hours: M-F 8-4

Highlighted Activity

06/10/2021 Drummond Fire Updates for the next week
Announcement: Unless significant fire activity increases on the Drummond Fire, news releases will occur only as changes develop during the next week.
Announcement - 06/10/2021

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginWednesday May 19th, 2021 approx. 04:30 PM
Locationsouth of Emory Pass Vista and south of NM 152
Incident CommanderPaul Diaz, ICT3, Dustin Roper, ICT3t
Coordinates32.901 latitude, -107.773 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel48
Size501 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained10%
Estimated Containment DateTuesday August 10th, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved

Light logging slash

Significant Events

Moderate, smoldering, creeping, and backing

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Extremely hot, dry, and red flag conditions beginning to be evident.

very poor overnight RH recoveries.

Recent Articles

Drummond Fire Updates for the next week Announcement - 4 days ago
Drummond Fire Update 6/10/2021 News - 4 days ago
Public Meeting and Phone number change Announcement - 6 days ago
Drummond Fire Update 6/8/2021 News - 6 days ago