Tag Archives: Arizona

Fire Crews Try to Keep Blaze from Arizona Homes

Thousands of people were told to prepare to evacuate     By FELICIA FONSECA Associated Press FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Crews on Monday were trying to keep a wildfire in a popular Arizona vacation area from homes and a ski ...

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Evacuation Notice for Areas North of Flagstaff

Over 100 firefighters are battling the wildfire     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An evacuation notice has been issued for some recreational areas as firefighters battle a growing wildfire north of Flagstaff. U.S. Forest Service officials say the fire was ...

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Crews Work to Suppress Wildfire in Prescott National Forest

Fire began on Sunday by a lightning strike     PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) — Crews are trying to suppress a grass and brush wildfire that is starting to burn ponderosa pine on the Prescott National Forest in north-central Arizona while ...

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UAS PSD Maroon Fire

Drone use over the Coconino National Forest     Nate Wierwille – UAS PSD Maroon Fire This video is about UAS PSD on the Maroon Fire in the Coconino National Forest, AZ

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Wildfire Near Superior, Arizona Tripled in Size

Over 700 firefighters are assigned to the wildfire     SUPERIOR, Ariz. (AP) — A human-caused wildfire in east-central Arizona near Superior continues to grow and remains uncontained. The blaze that’s been burning for a week now in the Tonto ...

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Crews Conduct Backfire Operations at Arizona Wildfire

Fire was estimated at over 20 square miles     CLINTS WELL, Ariz. (AP) — A fire near Clints Well on the Mogollon Rim continues to grow and cause intermittent smoky conditions for communities in the region as crews conduct ...

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Firefighters Step Up Efforts on Arizona Wildfire

Private drone caused fire aircraft to be grounded     CLINTS WELL, Ariz. (AP) — Smoke and driving delays were expected Monday as firefighters ramped up efforts to suppress a wildfire burning in the Coconino National Forest in east-central Arizona. ...

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Wet Arizona Weather Could Lead to More Wildfires

Heavy rains lead to a bumper crop of fuels     PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona fire officials and Gov. Doug Ducey said Monday that the sixth wettest winter on record in Phoenix and heavy snow in the high country don’t ...

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Honoring the Yarnell Hill Fire Fallen

A walking discussion of the Yarnell Hill Fire     Wildland Fire LLC – This video was captured on site of the Yarnell Hill Fire in January 2014. The participants spent the day walking the ground and discussing the challenges ...

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Bear Jaw Fire Crew 2018

A look back at the wildfire season in Arizona     Flint McGuire – Bear Jaw 2018 Crew Video The Interagency Bear Jaw Fire and Fuels Management crew incorporates employees for Highlands, Pinewood and Summit Fire Districts. Our vision is ...

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