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Alpine Slash Piles

Unit Information

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

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The Alpine Ranger District on the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests is planning to burn slash piles throughout the week starting February 21. The district plans to burn multiple units, one of the units is north of Auger Canyon in Nutrioso, south of Arizona State Highway 180/191, and along County Road 81, totaling 107 acres. The other five units are south and east of Nutrioso, along both sides of Arizona State Highway 180/191, totaling approximately 90 acres.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypePrescribed Fire
Locationone unit is north of Auger Canyon in Nutrioso, south of AZ State Hwy 180/191, and along County Road 81, totaling 107 acres. The other five units are south and east of Nutrioso, along Hwy 180/191
Coordinates33.947 latitude, -109.219 longitude

Current Situation

Size197 Acres
Fuels Involved

slash piles

Outlook

Remarks

minimal smoke, personnel continue to monitor