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Tonto National Forest Rx Burns 2018

Unit Information

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

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Incident Contact

John Scaggs
Email: Jscaggs@fs.fed.us
Phone: 602-225-5292
Hours: M-F 7:00 am - 3:30 pm

News Releases — Tonto National Forest Rx Burns 2018

Tonto schedules prescribed fire near Whispering Pines Released: 11/9/2018
PAYSON, Ariz. Nov. 9, 2018—For Immediate Release. Tonto National Forest fire managers plan to conduct a broadcast prescribed fire north of Payson beginning November 14 and concluding November 15....
Fuels reduction work planned on Payson Ranger District Released: 11/1/2018
PAYSON, Ariz., Nov. 1, 2018 — For Immediate Release. Tonto National Forest fire managers plan to use prescribed fire and mastication operations to reduce hazardous fuels on 640 acres west of the...
Prescribed fire postponed on Payson Ranger District Released: 10/29/2018
PAYSON, Arizona, October 29, 2018—For Immediate Release. Tonto National Forest fire specialists have postponed prescribed fire treatments within the Payson Ranger District that were previously...
Prescribed Fire Treatments Continue Near Payson Released: 10/26/2018
PAYSON, Arizona, October 26, 2018—For Immediate Release. Depending on weather conditions, Tonto National Forest fire specialists plan to burn vegetative debris piles in one of two locations...
Prescribed Fire Treatments Scheduled Near Tonto Village Released: 10/22/2018
PAYSON, Arizona, October 19, 2018—For Immediate Release. Tonto National Forest fire specialists will begin burning 204 acres of vegetative debris piles October 23-25 in the Tonto Village area...
Prescribed Fire Treatements to Continue Near Payson, Tues 8/28 - Fri 8/31 Released: 8/27/2018
PAYSON, Arizona, August 27, 2018—For Immediate Release. The Tonto National Forest will continue conducting prescribed fire treatments in areas around Payson starting on Tuesday, August 28....
Prescribed Fire Treatments Slated for Pyeat Draw and 29 Road Areas Released: 7/13/2018
PAYSON, Arizona, February 13, 2018—For Immediate Release. Tonto National Forest fire specialists will attempt to finish burning a combined total of about 200 acres of vegetative debris piles...