Fire here in Northern New Mexico Call Los Conchas Fire has burned 61000 plus acres in 3 days.. I live in los alamos and the fire is all around the town site. they made us leave yesterday afternoon. I will keep you posted!!
today was a good day. Fire is moving north of town but could change tomorrow. up to 70000 plus acres. I left town monday but my dad and uncle stayed to help. My dad said all the deer are in town like they own it. Hopefully by sunday we will be going home. i will update to morrow.
update on fire. it is alittle over 91000 acres and 3% under control. still a thret to the town of Los Alamos. Expected to get over 100000 tonight or tomorrow. 13 homes have been lost where the fire started. some of those homes where friends of my family. they beleave it was start by a down power line. I will keep u posted
If you're like me and use a plastic tote to store your gear in then you might want to read further. When plastic totes are manufactured they are typically shipped with the lid on. This makes the inside of the tote smell like the plastic it's made of. To remove the plastic smell from the tote I use baking soda. I open the baking soda up and leave the box in the tote with the lid on for about a month to remove the plastic smell. I tried just leaving the lid off but I was still able to smell...