The SFNF manages prescribed burns in accordance with New Mexico state regulations for air quality and flue gas management. Smoke will likely be visible from US Route 550, Canon, Jemez Pueblo, Jemez Springs, Sierra Los Pinos, La Cueva, and San Diego Canyon.
People sensitive to smoke and people with respiratory problems or heart disease are encouraged to take precautionary measures. Information on air quality and protecting your health is available online at the New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) Environmental Public Health Monitoring website (EPHT). Information on the Forest Stewards Guild HEPA Filter Loan Program is available here.
For more information, contact the Jemez Ranger District at 575-829-3535.
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