New Mexico Wildfires

Secretary Babbit briefed reporters about an Interior Department report on the cause of the wildfires around Los Alamos New Mexico that… read more

Secretary Babbit briefed reporters about an Interior Department report on the cause of the wildfires around Los Alamos New Mexico that started as a controlled burn set by the U.S. Forest Service. The burn, fueled by high winds and dry weather, rapidly went out of control, destroying over 200 homes and threatened the national weapons laboratory. close

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New Mexico Wildfires

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Program ID:
157233-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
First Aired:
May 18, 2000
Last Aired:
May 19, 2000

Airing Details

  • May 18, 2000 | 10:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 19, 2000 | 2:40am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 19, 2000 | 8:09am EDT | C-SPAN 2