The Elk Fire is 229 acres and 100% contained. Incident command has transitioned to the Jackson IHC, with Darren Smith as ICT4 and Karel Williams as ICT4-trainee. All resources except for the Jackson, MS Type 1 IA crew will be released today.
Date of Origin:
Wednesday March 31st, 2021 approx. 10:00 AM
30 miles east of Reserve, Catron County, NM. east of Elk Mountain.
Darren Smith,ICT4; Karel Williams, ICT4t
Estimated Containment Date:
Wednesday April 07th, 2021 approx. 11:00 AM
Short grass, one foot
Hours: M-F 7-6, S-S 8-6
Fire Unit Information
Gila National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3005 E. Camino del Bosque
Silver City, NM 88061