Black Forest Fire Day 5
See continuous coverage by Three Alarm Productions on Day 6 at: http://threealarm.smugmug.com/Journalism/Firefighters/Black-Forest-Fire-Day-6/30010502_qxFpf6#!i=2578582352&k=KHVGtRb
See Evacuation Area Map at: http://www.elpasoco.com/Documents/BFF%20WebMap-061413-1800.pdf
Planned Fire Fighter Actions:
Continue to anchor, flank and pinch where fire and terrain allow. Continue structure protection and maintain evacuations. Continue to mop up where fire activity is low.
Primary fire carrier is grass and brush with occasional tree torching within isolated pockets.
Acreage Burned: 15,500 Acres
Percent of Containment: 45%
Homes Destroyed: 473
Homes Partially Damaged: 17
Lives Lost: 2
Cost to Date of Fire Suppression: $3,505,198
Number of Personnel: 1,060
CURRENT FIRE MAP AT: http://www.elpasoco.com/Documents/BFF%20WebMap-061513-1100.pdf
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