Fire burning in Burns Canyon

Burns Canyon Fire. Photo courtesy U.S. Forest Service

A fire was reported near the top of Burns Canyon just after noon today.

According to San Juan National Forest Public Affairs Officer Esther Godson, the fire is 2 acres in size with low-to-moderate spread potential in Gambel oak and ponderosa.

Forest Service resources are on scene and a Type 2 helicopter is providing water drops.

More information regarding the Burns Canyon fire will be provided as it becomes available.

 

 

This story was posted on August 27, 2020.