Local low fuel moisture levels mean greater fire risk

Map courtesy Durango Interagency Dispatch
Shown are the upper and lower fire danger rating areas with both categorized “very high.” The area remains in an extended drought.

By Simone Mounsamy
Staff Writer

While waiting for precipitation to bring back some moisture to the area, local fuels moisture levels are raising concerns.

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This story was posted on October 22, 2020.