NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – The Quartz Hill Fire has been declared 100% contained as of May 10, 2022. The Quartz Hill Fire started burning May 9, 2022, east of Oso Ridge in the Mt. Taylor Ranger District, in the Zuni Mountains.

  • Start Date: May 9, 2022
  • Location: Zuni Mountains
  • Containment: 100%
  • Size: 8.9 acres
  • Structures Threatened: N/A
  • Structures Burned: N/A
  • Evacuations: N/A
  • Cause: Unknown
  • Total Personnel: Firefighters from Cibola National Forest, Cibola County Fire Dept. Grant Fire Dept. and Bureau of Land Management
  • Area Vegetation: Ponderosa Pine and Grass
  • Ownership(s): N/A