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TRES LAGUNAS FIRE UPDATE Friday, June 14, 2013 9 a.m. (Tres Lagunas Fire Wildfire)

Start Date: May 30, 2013 Cause: Human Size: 10,219 acres Location: 10 miles north of Pecos, NM Terrain:Steep/Rugged Containment: 85% Fuels: Timber Resources Committed:609 Today’s Weather: Maximum temperatures above 8,000 feet average 80 degrees, relative humidity in the twenties and south winds 10-12 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Skies in the morning will be partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of precipitation in the afternoon. There is a predicted 70 percent chance of thunderstorms. Summary: Mop up, backhauling of equipment, and fire line rehabilitation will continue today.

Bennett Road Subdivision Pre-Evacuation Lifted (Thompson Ridge Fire Wildfire)

The pre-evacuation notice for the Bennett Road Subdivision has been lifted as of 10 a.m.

News Update 6/14 AM (Thompson Ridge Fire Wildfire)

Acres: 24,032 Start date: May 31, 2013 Cause: Downed powerline Location: Valles Caldera National Preserve, NM Containment: 75 percent Fuels: Mixed conifer and Ponderosa pine Terrain: Steep, rugged Resources: 15 crews, 35 engines, 29 water tenders, 5 dozers Total personnel: 833 Available air support: 3 air tankers, 4 helicopters Summary: Fire activity last night was minimal, allowing firefighters to address hotspots, patrol the perimeter of the fire, and mop-up further into the interior.

Jaroso Fire Update - June 13, 2013 8:00 pm (Jaroso Fire Wildfire)

Fire Facts: Date Reported: 06/10/2013 Number of Personnel: 47 members of the team that are developing the long term suppression strategy. Location: Espanola Ranger District within the Pecos Wilderness, approx.. 6 miles southeast of Borrego Cause: Lightning Equipment: No ground equipment at this time. Size: 3,538 acres Aircraft: Local resources presently being used.

News Update 6/13 PM (Thompson Ridge Fire Wildfire)

Acres: 24,000 Start date: May 31, 2013 Cause: Downed powerline Location: Valles Caldera National Preserve, NM Containment: 75 percent Fuels: Mixed conifer and Ponderosa pine Terrain: Steep, rugged Resources: 15 crews, 35 engines, 29 water tenders, 5 dozers Total personnel: 833 Available air support: 3 air tankers, 5 helicopters Summary: Fire activity today was minimal due to increased humidity, light rainstorms and cooler temperature.

TRES LAGUNAS FIRE UPDTE Thursday, June 13, 2013, 9 a.m. (Tres Lagunas Fire Wildfire)

Fire Information: 505-757-2952 Media Contact: 505-757-2907 Information for this fire, including maps and photos, can be found at: inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3401 NO PUBLIC MEETING TONIGHT Acres: 10,282 Cause: Human Start Date: May 30, 2013 Containment: 80% Location: 10 miles North of Pecos, NM Fuels: Timber Total personnel: 596 Terrain: steep, rugged Today’s Actions: Mop up, backhauling of equipment, and fire line rehabilitation will continue today.

News Update 6/13 AM (Thompson Ridge Fire Wildfire)

Acres: 23,946 Start date: May 31, 2013 Cause: Downed powerline Location: Valles Caldera National Preserve, NM Containment: 60 percent Fuels: Mixed conifer and Ponderosa pine Terrain: Steep, rugged Resources: 16 crews, 42 engines, 33 water tenders, 5 dozers Total personnel: 885 Available air support: 3 air tankers, 6 helicopters Firefighters took advantage of favorable conditions to conduct burnout operations along the containment line on the southwest flank of the fire along Valles Caldera Road 02 (VC02). Aerial ignitions were initiated around 3:30 in the afternoon.

Jaroso Fire Update - June 12, 2013, 100 pm (Jaroso Fire Wildfire)

Fire Name: Jaroso Fire Time/Date Reported: June 10, 2013 at 1:45 pm Location: Espanola Ranger District within the Pecos Wilderness, approximately six miles southeast of Borrego Mesa; 10-12,000 ft. elevation Legal Description: T19N, R11E, Sec 1 Cause: Lightning Fuels: Fire is burning in mixed conifer, heavy dead and down fuels with pockets of bug-killed trees.

News Update 6/12 PM (Thompson Ridge Fire Wildfire)

Acres: 22,900 Start date: May 31, 2013 Cause: Downed powerline Location: Valles Caldera National Preserve, NM Containment: 60 percent Fuels: Mixed conifer and Ponderosa pine Terrain: Steep, rugged Resources: 16 crews, 42 engines, 33 water tenders, 5 dozers Total personnel: 885 Available air support: 3 air tankers, 6 helicopters Weather so often dictates what we do and how we do it. Today through the morning hours we received a nice cover of clouds, which helped to moderate our fire behavior. The columns and runs that were expected to start early did not materialize.

TRES LAGUNAS FIRE UPDATE Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 9 a.m. (Tres Lagunas Fire Wildfire)

Fire Information: 505-757-2952 Media Contact: 505-757-2907 Information for this fire, including maps and photos, can be found at: inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3401 PUBLIC MEETING TONIGHT June 12, 6 pm in the Pecos High School Auditorium Acres: 10,237 Cause: Human Start Date: May 30, 2013 Containment: 77% Location: 10 miles North of Pecos, NM Fuels: Timber Total personnel: 660 Terrain: steep, rugged Today’s Actions: Mop up, backhauling of equipment, and rehabilitation of firelines will continue on all sides of the fire except for the east side.

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