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Black Fire

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

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Incident Contact

Black Fire Information
Email: 2022.black@firenet.gov
Phone: 575-249-1264
Hours: Daily, 8am - 8pm

Announcements — Black Fire

Gila National Forest Lifts Stage II Fire Restrictions, Friday, June 24 Released: 1 day ago
   Forest Service News Release Media Contact: Andrew Mitchell andrew.mitchell@usda.gov 626-759-6876 www.fs.usda.gov/gila Gila National Forest Lifts Stage II Fire Restrictions Silver City,...
Black Fire Evacuation Status Changed by Grant County Sheriff Released: 5 days ago
Sierra County Sheriff's office 2501 South Broadway Truth or Consequences, NM 87901 Glenn C. Hamilton Sheriff Dave Elston Under-Sheriff Phone: (575) 894-9150 Fax: (575) 894-7938 BLACK...
NWS-ALBUQUERQUE: WEATHER NOTICE—SIGNIFICANT FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE Released: 5 days ago
NWS-ALBUQUERQUE: WEATHER NOTICE—SIGNIFICANT FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE Please visit the National Weather Service (NWS) Albuquerque “Weather Story” for additional urgent weather information: ...
Amended Forest Order 03-06-00-22-004 - Stage II Fire Restrictions Released: 6/15/2022
 Date(s): May 18, 2022 - Dec 31, 2022 Pursuant to 16 U.S.C. § 551 and 36 C.F.R. § 261.50(a) and (b), the following acts are prohibited within all National Forest System lands as described in this...
Road Closure Change: NM 59 “Beaverhead Rd.” is now open. Released: 6/9/2022
WINSTON –Due to the continuation of the Black wildfire in the Gila National Forest. The New Mexico Department of Transportation is assisting with the below roadway closures for the safety of the...
Road Closure Change: NM 152 To be Closed beginning June 9, 2022 Released: 6/8/2022
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM THE NEW MEXICO DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATIONWildfire threat leads to an additional road closure in southwest N.M. KINGSTON –Due to the Black wildfire, an additional...
Evacuation Status Changes for Sierra County 06/07/2022 Released: 6/7/2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM SIERRA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICESierra County, NM - June 5, 2022: The Sierra County Sheriff’s Office in close coordination with the Southwest Incident Management Team 3 is...
Evacuation Status Changes For Sierra County 06/06/2022 Released: 6/6/2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM SIERRA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICESierra County, NM - June 6, 2022: The Sierra County Sheriff’s Office in close coordination with the Southwest Incident Management Team 3 is...
Black Fire Evacuation Status Changes for Catron County 06/05/2022 Released: 6/5/2022
For Immediate Release from Catron County Sheriff’s OfficeChange in Black Fire evacuation status Per USFS and Catron County Sheriff’s Office Effective June 5, 2022, the following changes in the...
Black Fire Public Meeting Monday, June 6th 2022 Released: 6/5/2022
There will be a public meeting for the Black Fire on Monday, June 6th 2022 at 6pm. It will be held at Camp Thunderbird, 3951 Hwy 35, Mimbres, (mile marker 13.5) Please note that the meeting will...