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Unit Information

Fort Apache Agency
Bureau of Indian Affairs
P. O. Box 560 Whiteriver Arizona 85941
Whiteriver, AZ 85941

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Incident Contact

Candy Lupe
Phone: 928-205-5662

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On Saturday, April 17, 2021 the G22 fire transitioned from the White Mountain Zone Type 3 Team back to a Type 4 fire organization led by Incident Commander Danny Taylor. This is the final update on the G22 fire from the White Mountain Zone Type 3 Incident Management Team unless conditions worsen, or factors determine otherwise.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginSaturday April 03rd, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM
Location18 Miles SSW of Heber, AZ
Incident CommanderBen Plumb
Coordinates34.153 latitude, -110.627 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel56
Size2,026 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained70%
Fuels Involved

Timber (Litter and Understory), Brush (2 feet), Medium Logging Slash

Significant Events

Minimal, Backing, Creeping, Smoldering


Planned Actions

Patrol and hold fire within containment lines.

Projected Incident Activity

Anticipating interior consumption of unburned islands.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Near seasonable temperatures and light winds from the west becoming northeast are expected over the next few days. Chances for scattered rain showers and possibly a thunderstorm increase each day, with Sunday looking to be the most likely day for any precipitation.