Cajete Fire: 1,412 acres burned, 96 percent contained

JEMEZ, N.M. (KRQE) – The fire is estimated to have burned 1,412 acres and is 96 percent contained according to the New Mexico State Forestry.

Quick Facts: 

  • Caused by a campfire, officials say.
  • Ruby Holt Plat, Los Griegos and Sierra De Los Pinos residents are now free to return home.
  • According to Santa Fe National Forest officials, roughly 300 structures were threatened.
  • As of right now, a Type 3 Team is now handling the fire along with local reinforcement.

Cajete Fire Locator Map

Cajete Fire Burn Area Map: 

Cajete Fire Map
Cajete Fire Map

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