Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
30 S. Chiricahua Dr.
Springerville, AZ 85938
The Alpine Ranger District on the Apache Sitgreaves National Forests conducted approximately 10 miles of roadside pile burning along forest roads 403, 403F and Highway 191, which started October 31 and continued through November 9. The burn consisted of old decadent slash piles left over from the Wallow salvage sale, which were burned to allow for the regeneration of new seedlings and/or native grasses.
|Current as of|
|Incident Type||Prescribed Fire|
|Date of Origin||Tuesday October 31st, 2017 approx. 12:00 AM|
|Location||403 and 403F rd South of Alpine|
|Incident Commander||Alpine Ranger District|
|Coordinates||33.816 latitude, -109.178 longitude|
Monitor burning piles as needed
Pile ignition is complete