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Bog 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

Marta Call
Email: marta.call@usda.gov
Phone: 575-519-0103
Hours: M-F 8-4

The lightning caused Bog Fire is approximately 380 acres burning on the Quemado Ranger District, Gila National Forest, Catron County, NM. It is on the east side of Gallo Mountain and approximately 18.5 miles south of Quemado, NM.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginWednesday September 15th, 2021 approx. 06:30 PM
Locationeast side of Gallo Mtn., Catron County, NM
Incident CommanderAdam Crawford, ICT4; Brian Bogdanoff, ICT4t
Coordinates34.046 latitude, -108.632 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel60
Size380 Acres
Estimated Containment DateSunday October 31st, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved

Ponderosa Pine, pinyon juniper