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Timber Knoll Slash Piles

Unit Information

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

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The Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests’ Lakeside Ranger District will be burning 40 acres of slash piles on February 21 until completed, if conditions allow. The ignition area is on Timber Knoll just south of Ojo Bonito Estates on County Road 3163.

Smoke impact is anticipated along U.S. Highway 60 and within the Vernon Community. In the interest of safety, forest visitors are reminded to use caution when traveling in the vicinity of the pile burn as smoke may reduce visibility in the area.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypePrescribed Fire
LocationSouth of Ojo Bonito Estates on County Road 3163
Coordinates34.246 latitude, -109.741 longitude

Current Situation

Size40 Acres



minimal smoke, personnel continue to monitor