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Arizona Wildfires Update

Backbone Fire Evacuation orders have been issued in communities surrounding the 6,000-acre Backbone Fire, which originated approximately 12 miles west of Pine and Strawberry, and 15 miles southeast of Camp Verde. The fire has moved across Fossil Creek with 0 percent containment. Hot, dry and windy weather conditions have led to extreme fire behavior. Evacuation

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Arizona Wildfires update

Telegraph Fire Current as of 6/11/2021, 10:18:28 PM Incident Type Wildfire Cause Human-under Investigation Date of Origin Friday June 04th, 2021 approx. 01:30 PM Location One and a half miles southeast of Superior Incident Commander Bales Type 1 SWIMT2 20 structures burned Current Situation Total Personnel 965 Size 86,529 Acres Percent of Perimeter Contained 45%

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Weekend Recreationists Encouraged to Practice Fire Safety

Tussock Fire Acres: 5546 Percent Containment: 74% Date/Time Detected: May 8, 2021. 2:15 PM Structures burned: 0 Number of Resources: 419 Cause: Human-under investigation Origin/Location: 7 miles southwest of Crown King. As valley temperatures increase, people are headed to public lands north of Phoenix this weekend. Incident officials are asking that motorists drive slowly and stay

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Significant containment achieved in Tussock Fire – Evacuations Lifted

Acres: 5517 Percent Containment: 71% Date/Time Detected: May 8, 2021. 2:15 PM Structures burned: 0 Number of Resources: 477 Cause: Human-under investigation Origin/Location: 7 miles southwest of Crown King. FIRE OPERATIONS Firefighters made significant strides Thursday around most of the Tussock Fire, now at 71% containment. Despite it being the hottest day with little humidity and more winds, all containment lines held well. Pockets of light fuel are burning within the fire’s perimeter producing some

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Horse Fire Update as of October 20/2020

As of this morning (10/20), the Horse Fire has burned 9,162 acres. It is 21% contained. The fire remains active above Hooper Saddle and in upper reaches of Blind Indian Creek. The southern half of the fire is quiet. 330 personnel are working on the containment of the fire, but the dry and windy conditions

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