Created as Catron County Fire District No. 2 in 1955. Quemado has the lowest ISO rating in the County at a 4.
Quemado's Fire District was expanded by County Resolution on July 21, 2010 to include Red Hill and Cimmaron Ranch. In 2015 Quemado Fire District formally opened their Red Hill substation in Red Hill, NM.
Fire Danger is
Extreme - Potential for Large Fire Exists
Very High - Dangerous Burning Conditions Exists
High - Fires are Active
Moderate - Some Potential for Fire
Low - Probability for Fire Low