CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 31, 2000
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Dallas: Maureen Maher) Major wildfires in New Mexico and Florida reported; details given of threats to the water supply in Las Vegas, New Mexico; various scenes shown of the flames in New Mexico. [Two New Mexico RESIDENTS - talk about the fires.] [US Forest Service Tom MOTT - talks about fighting the fire.] [New Mexico Fire Prevention Doug SALYER - says closing the national forests is a last resort.]
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