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Museum Fire

Unit Information

Coconino National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1824 S. Thompson St.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

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Type I Team to assume command of Museum Fire ops at 6 p.m.

Museum Fire Wildfire
News – 7/22/2019

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., July 22, 2019 – The Type 1 Southwest Area Incident Management Team 2 will assume command of operations related to the Museum Fire, located about 1 mile north of Flagstaff, at 6 p.m. today. The Incident Command Post is located at Ft. Tuthill, just south of Flagstaff.

Media & Public Inquiries

All public information and media inquiries regarding activity of the Museum Fire will be handled by the incident management team from that time forward:

  • Online Fire Incident Information: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6450/
  • Media & Public Information Phone Line: 928-288-2484, 7 a.m. – 9 p.m. (this number will be active after 6 p.m. tonight and then be answered during regular business hours)
  • Museum Fire Public Information Email: 2019.museum@firenet.gov
  • Museum Fire Facebook Page: To be determined
  • Museum Fire Twitter: To be determined

Updates from the incident management team will also be mirrored on Coconino National Forest’s public website and social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook.