Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest


U.S. Forest Service officials confirm that seven more wild horses have been found dead in eastern Arizona after eight others were found earlier this month and said at least some were shot.

Center for Biological Diversity

The Center for Biological Diversity has filed another lawsuit against President Donald Trump’s Administration. This one says the administration has failed to prevent livestock from damaging southwestern rivers and streams.

Wildlife Managers Investigate Mexican Gray Wolf Death

Oct 11, 2019

Wildlife managers are investigating the death of a Mexican gray wolf found last month in Arizona.

Forest Service Seeks Bids To Thin Dense Stands Of Trees

Sep 17, 2019

The U.S. Forest Service is seeking proposals to remove dense stands of trees in a wide swath of Arizona to help prevent wildfires.


Authorities say a Glendale teenager has pleaded guilty to starting three small fires last year in the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest and been ordered to pay $75,000 in restitution.

The Coconino County Sheriff's Office says the 16-year-old boy pleaded guilty to one count of reckless burning with two counts being dismissed. The first fire started on May 27, 2018, and burned about 11 acres before crews contained it.