Two fires were reported Wednesday, July 27, 2016. The Right Hand Fire was reported at 3:30 p.m. and the P Ranch Fire was reported at 6:30 p.m. Both fires were ignited by lightning and are burning in grass, brush, and juniper. No structures are threatened. Fire has performed a natural role in this ecosystem of clearing excessive vegetation and recycling nutrients into the soil. Due to the natural ignition and remote locations, the fires are being managed for multiple objectives, including those aforementioned, as opposed to full suppression to extinguish them.