Scheduled FY2017-2018 Board Meetings:
January 22, 2018 • February. 26, 2018 • March 26, 2018 • April 23, 2018 • May 21, 2018 • June 25, 2018
Major Arizona Incidents
Pile Burning (Prescribed Fire)
on January 11, 2018 at 8:02 pm
The Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests’ Lakeside Ranger District will continue burning slash piles January 11 and 12, if weather conditions allow, on Timber Knoll and/or in the Upper Rocky Arroyo, Gobbler Timber sale. The Timber Knoll ignition area is just south of Ojo Bonito Estates. Smoke impact is anticipated along Highway 60 and within the Vernon Community. The Upper Rocky Arroyo, Gobbler Timber sale ignition area is located east of the Pinetop Country Club along Forest Service Road 185 and 9600T. Smoke impact is anticipated along Highways 60 and 260, and within the Pinetop Community. Smoke will may be visible from the communities of Show Low, Pinetop-Lakeside and Vernon. […]
Kaibab South Zone RX Fire (Prescribed Fire)
on January 11, 2018 at 2:08 pm
A 100 acre block of machine piles are scheduled for burning on Thursday and Friday of this week on the Tusayan Ranger District just west of the Grand Canyon Airport. An additional 94 acres will be ignited near Coleman Lake south of I-40 on the Williams Ranger District on Thursday. Short duration smoke may be visible early in the day however no over night impacts are expected. […]
Sonoita-Elgin Fire Season – 2017
First, I would like to state the Sonoita-Elgin Fire is a suppression Department; our objectives are to protect lives, structures, and grasslands.
Disaster Preparedness at Your Fingertips
Take the first step toward emergency preparedness by downloading the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) app.
Did you know your smartphone can be an important tool to help you prepare?
Many people use mobile applications (apps) to receive updates on severe weather, help them plan for emergencies, and stay informed of community activities.
The Disaster Information Management Research Center compiled apps from various organizations to help you find appropriate and trustworthy applications including those from FEMA and the American Red Cross. These apps cover the following areas:
- Family Reunification
- American Red Cross Suite of Apps
- Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Hazardous Substances
- Medical and Health Information
- Responder Support and Safety including field operations guides
- Psychological Health Tools for staying emotionally healthy
- U.S. Federal Agencies
- Surveillance and Alerts such as disease outbreaks and severe weather warnings
Having preparedness information and planning tools literally at your fingertips is an easy way to take action now!