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Johnson 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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News Releases — Johnson Fire

Johnson Fire Update - June 10 2021 Released: 6/10/2021
 Location: Johnson Canyon, west of McKenna Park. 11 miles west of Gila Cliff Dwellings, Wilderness Ranger District, Catron County, NM  Start Date: May 20, 2021                ...
Johnson Fire grows over the weekend, now at nearly 45,000 acres in Gila Nat Released: 6/8/2021
 SILVER CITY - The Johnson Fire burning in the Gila National Forest grew by over 5,000 acres since Thursday, June 3 and a new fire start was detected Friday.  Eleven miles west of the Gila Cliff...
Johnson Fire Update for June 8 2021 Released: 6/8/2021
Location: Johnson Canyon, west of McKenna Park. 11 miles west of Gila Cliff Dwellings, Wilderness Ranger District, Catron County, NMStart Date: May 20, 2021...
Johnson Fire Update - June 7 2021 Released: 6/7/2021
 Location: Johnson Canyon, west of McKenna Park. 11 miles west of Gila Cliff Dwellings, Wilderness Ranger District, Catron County, NM Start Date: May 20, 2021...
Gila National Forest Wilderness Closure Released: 6/7/2021
Region 3, Gila National Forest  Forest Service   News Release  Public Affairs Officer: Marta Call(575) 388-8201, (575) 519-0103 SM.FS.GNFPAO@usda.gov  Website | Facebook | TwitterForest...
Johnson Fire Update - June 6 2021 Released: 6/6/2021
Location: Johnson Canyon, west of McKenna Park. 11 miles west of Gila Cliff Dwellings, Wilderness Ranger District, Catron County, NMStart Date: May 20, 2021 Size: 41,209 Cause: LightningVegetation:...
Johnson Fire Update - June 5 2021 Released: 6/5/2021
Location: Johnson Canyon, west of McKenna Park. 11 miles west of Gila Cliff Dwellings, Wilderness Ranger District, Catron County, NMStart Date: May 20, 2021 Size: 38,300 Cause: LightningVegetation:...
Gila Cliff Dwellings Temporarily Closed for Public Safety Released: 6/4/2021
Mimbres, NM, June 3, 2021—The Johnson Fire on the Gila National Forest is burning within the boundaries of the Gila Wilderness. The National Park Service is closing the Gila Cliff Dwellings...
Johnson Fire Update - June 4 Released: 6/4/2021
Location: Johnson Canyon, west of McKenna Park. 11 miles west of Gila Cliff Dwellings, Wilderness Ranger District, Catron County, NM Start Date: May 20, 2021...
Johnson Fire Update - June 3 2021 Released: 6/3/2021
 Location: Johnson Canyon, west of McKenna Park. 11 miles west of Gila Cliff Dwellings, Wilderness Ranger District, Catron County, NM  Start Date: May 20, 2021...