Wildfire Incident Information
Fire Status
Last Updated
1 week ago
Fire Start
Monday, January 8, 2024 1:00 AM MST
Incident #
Dispatch Notes
Primary Fire Agency

National Wildfire Coordinating Group

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview

Inciweb information was updated: 1 month ago

The Mogollon Rim Ranger District of the Coconino National Forest has several prescribed fire plans slated for the spring of 2024. More details regarding prescribed fire plans will be posted closer to time of ignition. Spring 2024 Prescribed Fire plans: Upper Beaver Creek Sawmill Clints Victorine

Basic Incident Details

Last Updated
Wed, Apr 17, 2024 7:03 PM UTC
Incident Type
Prescribed Fire
Incident Commander
Coconino National Forest
Mogollon Rim Ranger District
Incident Description
Prescribed fire projects usually commence during the early spring months in northern Arizona. If you want to sign up to receive news releases about prescribed fire and other projects on Coconino National Forest, please visit https://www.fs.usda.gov/news/coconino/news-events and click on the blue "Sign Up!" icon in the right column.

Prescribed fire is important part of forest restoration projects planned in accordance with the Forest Service’s 10-year Wildfire Crisis Strategy. Prescribed fire and mechanical thinning work together to remove fuels such as woody debris and logging scraps from the forest floor during times of opportune weather.

Fire managers make every effort to effectively plan and execute burn plans at times when weather allows for smoke impacts to be minimized and transport up and over communities.

For more information about prescribed burns and why wildfire is a necessary part of this ecosystem, please visit our website at coconinonationalforest.us.
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