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Tonto National Forest Rx Burns 2019

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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

News Releases — Tonto National Forest Rx Burns 2019

Tonto National Forest Plans Pile Burn Near Payson Released: 3/4/2019
PHOENIX, March 5, 2019 — For Immediate Release – Fire specialists from the Tonto National Forest plan to burn 40 acres of vegetative debris piles on Thursday, March 7. This one-day prescribed...
Tonto National Forest burning piles near Vista Verde Released: 2/11/2019
PHOENIX—February 11, 2019,—Fire specialists from the Tonto National Forest plan to burn approximately 75 acres of piles on Tuesday and Wednesday, February 12, and February 13, 2019. The piles...
Tonto National Forest plans pile burns near Payson Released: 2/8/2019
PHOENIX—February 8, 2019,—Fire specialists from the Tonto National Forest plan to burn debris piles starting Monday, February 11, and continuing through Thursday, February 14, 2019, on 73 acres...
Pile burns planned on Payson Ranger District Released: 11/30/2018
PHOENIX, Nov. 30, 2018—For Immediate Release. Fire managers on the Payson Ranger District plan to burn debris piles starting Monday, Dec. 3 and continuing through Friday, Dec. 7 as conditions...
Prescribed fires to continue in Payson Ranger District Released: 11/23/2018
PAYSON, Ariz. Nov. 23, 2018—For Immediate Release. Depending on weather conditions and prescribed fire requirements, Tonto National Forest fire specialists plan to burn ground fuels in one of two...
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...