Alerts & Notices

This webpage provides current and pertainent information about restrictions, closures, fire, safety alerts, and advisories.

Safety 

Preparation and safety are of utmost importance while recreating in the national forest.  Please observe safety alerts and notices before your excursion to the forest.  Simply knowing the current conditions, closures and alerts prepares you for a pleasurable outdoor visit, free from any surprise that could deter your fun!

Rules and Closure Orders

In order to ensure the health and safety of forest visitors now and in the future, we ask you to follow the guidelines established to protect the forest and the natural environment. Long term and temporary closure orders & prohibitions are posted on the website, posted on bulletin boards, or located in the district or supervisor’s office. Alerts and Closures are posted below, as well. 

Alerts


  • Area Closures Implemented to Protect Values at Risk of Wildfire
  • Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented Friday, May 4, 2018
  • Red Flag Warning in effect April 19 for all of the Apache-Sitgreaves NFs
  • Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Begin Monday, April 23 at 1:00 a.m.
  • Red Flag Warning April 17 for the eastern portion of the Apache-Sitgreaves NFs
  • Red Flag Warning in effect April 16 for all areas within the Apache-Sitgreaves
  • Red Flag Warning in effect April 13 for all areas within the Apache-Sitgreaves
  • Red Flag Warning in effect April 11 and 12 for areas of the Apache-Sitgreaves N

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Closures



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