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Hermits Peak Fire

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Santa Fe National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
New Mexico
Santa Fe, NM 87508

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Hermits Peak Fire Information
Email: 2022.hermitspeak@firenet.gov
Phone: 505-356-2636
Hours: Daily 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Taos County Sheriffs Office Evacuation Update June 18, 2022

Hermits Peak Fire Wildfire
Announcements – 6/19/2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

 
June 18, 2022 Taos County Sheriff - Evacuation Update
 
TAOS COUNTY – As of Saturday, June 18th at 6:00 p.m., the following Ready-Set-Go changes will go into effect for Taos County. The community of 73 Corridor (Llano, Rodarte, Llano Largo) will be downgraded and removed from fire evacuation status.
 
Please be advised that Wildland Fire Modules will continue to monitor and patrol the fire perimeter along the western edge from Ripley Peak south to Serpent Lake. Also in the west, dozers and heavy equipment are making good progress improving roads and control lines.
 
Residents of Taos and Mora Counties should remain on high alert for changes to evacuation statuses and road closures.


Respectfully,

Jerry L. Hogrefe
Taos County Sheriff