Firefighters were still working to contain the largest wildfire in New Mexico’s history at the Gila wilderness area..
May 29, 2012 A firefighter walks along a burn out line as part of an effort to contain the nation's largest wildfire in the Gila National Forest in New Mexico. More than 1,200 firefighters are battling the blaze that has charred 340 square miles, or 218,000 acres, of terrain in the rugged mountains and canyons of southwestern New Mexico. Mark Pater/AP/U.S. Forest Service Buy Photo