Lincoln National Forest - LONG FIRE

Jun 23, 2013

Detected - Date and Time:  6/22/13 – 12:14 pm Latitude:  32, 40, 30.73 Longitude:  105, 38, 5.29 Legal Description:  T19S, R13E, Sec 8 Location:  6 miles east of Timberon, NM near the Carrisa Lookout Cause of Fire: Lightning Area Vegetation:  Mixed conifer, ponderosa pine and grass Acres Burned:  1.07 acres Jurisdiction:  Lincoln National Forest Percent contained:  100% as of 10:30 pm on June 22 Firefighting resources assigned:  2 FS engines, (6 personnel) Structures Threatened:  None Current Status:  The Long Fire was reported on June 22 at 12: 14 pm.  Firefighters from the Lincoln National Forest immediately mobilized to the scene. The fire perimeter was GPS’d at 1.07 acres. Firefighters worked on securing a handline and a hose lay around the perimeter and mopping up hot spots on the interior.  The fire was declared 100% contained at 10:30 pm on June 22. Firefighters will remain on scene today to continue mop-up operations. This update is posted on