Tres Rios Field Office
Bureau of Land Management
East Canyon Fire - June 27 PM Update
The East Canyon Fire was quiet today, but there were nine new fires in the Durango Dispatch area from last night’s lightning storms. The Morefield fire is around 25 acres and is located on the southeastern portion of Mesa Verde National Park. Fire resources are on scene. Most of the other fires stayed small and were easily contained by fire resources.
Fire resources on the East Canyon Fire monitored the fire perimeter and extinguished any heat that posed a threat to the containment lines. There are 23 personnel on the fire and its still 2905 acres and 100% contained.