New Mexico State Police is heading up a Search and Rescue (SAR) effort in the Santa Fe Nat’l Forest near Jemez Springs to locate a firefighter, Token Adams, who went missing Friday while conducting size up for a new start in the forest.
Volunteer SAR is proceeding, and experienced volunteer ground personnel are invited to join in this effort.
Directions to the ICP are:
- Head west on Rt. 4
- Turn right onto 126
- Turn left onto NF-376
- Turn left onto NF-604
- Turn right onto School House Mesa/604
- Turn left onto Cebollita Springs NF-606 Look for a big clearing with emergency vehicles vicinity 606/608 (Holiday Mesa)
Volunteers should be self-sustaining, experienced wilderness hikers with solid map-reading/orienteering skills. Hand-held GPS and a VHF radio with STATE FIRE frequency is highly desirable.