Los Alamos nuclear laboratory under siege from raging wildfire
One thousand firefighters are battling to contain wildfires raging on the edges of America’s premier nuclear weapons laboratory
LosAlamosNatLabFire on Jun 29, 2011 The preventive fire outside the LANL western boundary burned very close to the Lab's Emergency Operations Center. Firefighters conducted the burn to remove fuel available to the Las Conchas Fire. The fire started on Sunday, June 26, 2011.