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Mangum Fire

Unit Information

Kaibab National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
800 S. 6th St.
Williams, AZ 86046

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Rescinded BLM AZ Strip District Office temporary area closure 7/8/20

Mangum Fire Wildfire
Closures – 7/8/2020

 Due to decreased fire threats and activities related to the Mangum Fire, the Bureau of Land Management, Arizona Strip District (BLM) is rescinding Fire Closure effective July 8, 2020.

Closures that will be rescinded include:

            (1) South of UT/AZ state line

(2) BLM Road 1026 to Hwy 89A (3) BLM Road 1024 to BLM Road 1025 (Winter Road)             (4) BLM Road 1025 (Winter Road) from BLM Road 1026 East to BLM Road 1065              

            (5) BLM Road 1065 (House Rock Valley) Stateline south to Hwy 89A

BLM fire and land managers urge the public to proceed with caution when traveling through the area. During monsoon season, heavy rains that occur on burned areas can cause flash flooding and debris flows which result in extremely hazardous driving conditions. Crossing normally dry washes becomes extremely dangerous during flash flooding and is not advised. 

Fire managers also request the public proceed with caution when driving in the area as fire fighters and vehicles may still be in the area conducting repair and rehabilitation work