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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

Announcements — Tonto National Forest Rx Burns 2019

Pile Burning Starting near Payson Released: 3/7/2019
Pile burning along the south side of Beaver Valley, north of Payson has begun. Residents and visitors can expect to see smoke in the area. Please slow down and use caution when driving through the...
Pit to be burned near Superior Released: 2/13/2019
Fire specialists will be lighting a large pile in the pit near Superior. The pit is located south of US 60 and Hwy 77 junction. Smoke will be visible for a few days from US 60 and in
Vista Verde Pile Burning Continues Wednesday Released: 2/13/2019
Pile burning near Vista Verde subdivision should be completed by the end of today, Wednesday, February 13,
Pile Burning near Payson postponed Released: 2/13/2019
Pile burning north of Home Depot in Payson have been cancelled for today, due to unstable weather conditions. Will complete the fire treatment when weather conditions are favorable.
Verde Prescribed Fire update Released: 11/16/2018
This week, fire managers on the Payson Ranger District completed 558 acres on the Verde prescribed fire project. They will not be prescribed burning the week of Thanksgiving.
Prescribed fire postponed Released: 11/5/2018
PAYSON, Arizona, Nov. 5, 2018—For Immediate Release. Tonto National Forest fire managers have postponed fuels reduction work that was scheduled near Strawberry Nov. 5 - Nov. 9, due to unfavorable...