New Western New Mexico Buzzard Fire Erupts

New Western New Mexico Buzzard Fire Erupts

The Buzzard Fire (45 miles SE of Eagar) was reported by the Eagle Peak Lookout at approximately 3:00 p.m. today (5/22). An air reconnaissance flight over the fire occurred and estimated acreage is 800 acres. This start was initially about 3 miles northwest of the Eagle Peak Lookout. A Temporary Flight Restriction has been put into place. Currently, two hot shot crews are prepped Forest Road 94.