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Alder Prescribed Burn

Unit Information

Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
30 S. Chiricahua Dr.
Springerville, AZ 85938

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The Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests’ Black Mesa Ranger District conducted prescribed burning operations within the Alder Burn Block of the Rim Lakes Forest Health Prescribed Burn area, on November 8 and 9. This burn was northwest of Woods Canyon Lake north of Forest Road 195, east of Forest Road 300, and south of Forest Road 169. The whole burn project encompasses about 1,400 acres.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypePrescribed Fire
Date of OriginWednesday November 08th, 2017 approx. 12:00 AM
LocationNorthwest of Woods Canyon Lake north of Forest Road 195, east of Forest Road 300, and south of Forest Road 169
Coordinates34.414 latitude, -111.041 longitude

Current Situation

Size1,400 Acres

Outlook

Planned Actions

In monitor status. A few interior smokes still showing.