Terrain
Satellite
OSM
Durfee Bolander Unit 10 RX Burn
FIRE
1,075
acres
14.6 mi
WSW of Magdalena, NM
6 daysago
reported
Fire Status:
ACTIVE
Last Updated:
1 hour, 2 mins ago
Incident #:
2021-NWCG-7445
Fire Start:
Tuesday, May 4, 2021 6:00 AM MDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview Updated: 4 days ago

Incident Photo for the Durfee Bolander Unit 10 RX Burn Fire

 Ifire managers on the Cibola National Forest & National Grasslands (NF & NGs) may implement the previously announced Durfee Bolander Unit 10 prescribed burn on the Magdalena Ranger District as early as Tues, May 4th and continue through Sat., May 8th.

The plan is to burn 1,075 acres on Unit 10 in the vicinity of Durfee and Bolander canyon, along FSR 220 and 473. Fire managers consider smoke impacts to communities before making a final decision to implement a prescribed fire. Smoke may be visible from the communities of Magdalena, Alamo and Datil. Area map references included. 

 

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Prescribed Fire
Date of Origin:
Tuesday May 04th, 2021 approx. 12:00 PM
Location:
North San Mateo Mountains; Durfee and Bolander canyon, along FSR 220 and 473
Incident Commander:
Ken Watkins Magdalena RD FMO
Incident Description:
Prescribed Burn
Coordinates:
33.951, -107.562

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
25
Size (Acres):
1,075
Fuels Involved:
Pine, Pinyon Juniper and Grass
Projected Incident Activity:
Plan is to begin blackline operations 5/4 followed with Aerial Ignition 5/5-5/6

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Patricia Johnson
Email: patricia.e.johnson@usda.gov
Phone: 505-850-2657
Fire Unit Information
Cibola National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2113 Osuna Rd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113