Fire Restrictions in Place
PHOENIX, June 2, 2015—For Immediate Release. Drought conditions, hot temperatures, and increased fire danger have resulted in fire restrictions for the Tonto National Forest beginning at 8 a.m., Friday, June 5, 2015.
Building, maintaining, attending or using a fire, campfire or charcoal-burning device is prohibited outside of metal fire rings and metal pedestal grills provided by the Forest Service in developed recreation sites (see attached list). The use of petroleum-fueled stoves, lanterns, and heating devices are allowed.
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Meet & Greet Scheduled
Debbie Cress, the new District Ranger for the Tonto National Forest North Zone (Payson and Pleasant Valley Districts) is extending an invitation for any and all community members to a meet and greet with her on Thursday June 25th. She will be in the Pleasant Valley Forest Service office from 0830 to 4:30 pm.