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Greer Slash Piles

Unit Information

Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Arizona
Springerville, AZ 85938

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The Springerville Ranger District on the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests is burning slash piles today February 28. The district plans to burn two units just west of Greer, south of Arizona State Highway 260, and along Forest Road 87, totaling approximately 195 acres.

Ignitions will occur throughout the morning to minimize the adverse effects of smoke on the local communities. Smoke may be visible from Greer, along portions of Arizona State Highway 260, and portions of County Road 1122. Motorists are advised to drive safely as smoke may limit visibility.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypePrescribed Fire
LocationWest of Greer, south of Arizona State Highway 260, and along Forest Road 87
Coordinates34.016 latitude, -109.474 longitude

Current Situation

Size195 Acres
Fuels Involved

Slash Piles