ARIVACA, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - As of Oct. 19, the Espinosa Fire burning south of Arivaca has been fully contained with no change in acreage, at 1,834 acres. The Espinosa Fire ignited on Monday, Oct. 5.
The Encinos Fire, on the other hand, has not been fully contained and remains at 90 percent, at 14,905 acres.
Firefighters keep working towards a 100% supression strategy, using tactics such as extending roads and natural features to assist with fire supression. Values at risk include structures to the north of the fire, a ranch, grazing allotments and numerous cultural and archaeological sites.
Updates as new information is available.