Fire Season 2020

Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management

Arizona fire officials say the state experienced one of its worst wildfire seasons in nearly a decade last year.

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A new survey found that many Flagstaff area residents felt an emergency evacuation warning system widely used across Arizona is clear but that there’s confusion about specifics.

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This week fire crews will begin a series of pile burns near the North Rim of the Grand Canyon.


The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office says evacuations in the town of Crown King and surrounding communities will be lifted Friday at 4 p.m.


Fire officials say they’ve contained more than 20% of a wildfire burning south of Prescott.