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Tonto National Forest Rx Burns 2019

Unit Information

Tonto National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Arizona
Phoenix, AZ 85006

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Incident Contact

Carrie Templin
Email: carrieetemplin@fs.fed.us
Phone: 602-225-5290
Hours: M-F 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Highlighted Activity

05/03/2019 800-Plus Acre Burn Planned for Clay Springs Area On May 6-7
PHOENIX, May 3, 2019—For Immediate Release. Tonto National Forest fire specialists will conduct prescribed fire treatments on approximately 820 acres northeast of Payson, starting on Monday, May..
News - 05/03/2019
Map of area where prescribed burn scheduled for May 6-7, weather permittingImage options: [ Full Size ]

Broadcast Burning northeast of Payson, May 6
Update - 821 acres completed Monday. The area is receiving light rain this morning. Firefighters are on scene, patrolling.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypePrescribed Fire
Date of OriginMonday May 06th, 2019 approx. 09:00 AM
LocationNortheast of Payson
Coordinates34.212 latitude, -110.866 longitude

Current Situation

Size820 Acres
Fuels Involved

juniper, grass and Ponderosa Pine