Upcoming Prescribed Fire Plans

2023 Fall/Winter Season Prescribed Fire Plans:

(All plans are weather-dependent)

  • 4-acre parcel below Lowell Observatory, between Mars Hill Rd, S Wilson Lane, and Montvale Ave. 
  • 167 Acres on Observatory Mesa Planned for November 15th 
  • 33 Acres southwest of town in the City Wells area. This is a joint burn with the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management for a total of 254 acres.  Postponed till Spring 2024
  • Museum of Northern Arizona hand Piles
  • Picture Canyon hand Piles
  • 80 acres at Naval Observatory completed October 2023

Observatory Mesa Prescribed Fire Anouncement

Upcoming Prescribed Fire Map