Multiple districts on the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests are planning prescribed burns over the next two weeks (November 15th – December 1st). Prescription burn projects are being planned for the following locations:
Springerville Ranger District
·Cerro Trigo Rx Project, location is West of County Road 1323 and East of Whiting Homestead.
·404 Rx Project, location is South of FR 404 West of FR 61, North of FR 64A.
·Brady Park Rx Project, location will be South of FR 404, West of FR 404C, and East of FR 64.
Lakeside Ranger District
·Morgan Tank Rx Project, location is South of SR 260 and ½ mile west of the Bison Ridge and Torreon developments, specifically South of FR 130 to FR 300, and East of FR 140 to FR 135
·McCleave Rx Project, location is South of SR 260, 4 miles South of the communities of Pinedale and Pinedale Estates, specifically FR 130 to FR 300, and East along Fr 300 to FR 263
·Zeigler Rx Project, location is East of Show Low and 4 miles South of US 60 and SR 61 junction: specifically, South of CR 3144 on FR 283.
Black Mesa Ranger District
Clifton Ranger District
- East Eagle Mud Springs Rx Project Phase 1 Block D, location is Hwy 191 South from Blue Vista Lookout to Stray Horse Campground, East from Salt House Creek to Trail #18. Hwy 191 will be impacted with equipment and smoke resulting in possible travel delays.
Smoke will be a consideration in the vicinity of the prescribed burns depending on the weather and caution should be used when traveling in the area.
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Planned burn maps available at https://www.fs.usda.gov/asnf