Tag Archives: Arizona

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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Fewer Arizona Wildfires in 2018

State experienced a decrease of nine percent     PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona had fewer wildfires and a dramatic reduction in the number of acres burned during 2018 compared with the previous year. The Department of Forestry and Fire Management ...

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Geronimo Hotshots 2018 Fire Season

A look back at the wildfire activity     Geronimo Hotshots – From the San Carlos Apache Tribe we would like to present the Geronimo Interagency Hotshot Crew 2018 Fire Season. Footage taken in different area’s of the country along ...

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Putting Down the Dude Fire

Six firefighters killed in burnover in Arizona in 1990     Wildland Fire LLC – This video was produced by the USDA Forest Service – Southwest Interagency Coordination Center, in association with the Tonto National Forest. Dude Fire Incident, Multiple ...

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Feds to Ease Rules on Drone Flights

Changes to night flights and flying over small crowds     By DAVID KOENIG, Associated Press Federal officials plan to ease restrictions on flying small drones over crowds and at night, which would give a boost to the commercial use ...

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Crews Halt Arizona Wildfire

Growth of 15-acre fire halted     PORTAL, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say forward progress has been stopped on a 15-acre wildland fire in southeastern Arizona, but a hiking group has been asked to leave the area as a precaution. ...

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