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Chief Morgan’s 2020 Community Firewise/RSG/Wildfire Newsletter Updates

The COVID 19 crisis continues to have impacts far beyond the medical aspects. Due to the Governor’s executive “Stay Home Order”, we are feeling the necessary changes such as social distancing, conducting meetings through a variety of technologies, and economic impacts. As we approach our seasonal wildland concerns, COVID 19 has reared its ugly head hear too. Those impacts include restrictions on firefighting resources response out of region (Federal, State, and Local), how to address keeping firefighters healthy in fire camps at fires, and implementing restrictions on public forest lands just to name a few.

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Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management App

FireManagementApp

The application offers wildland fire information, fire restriction notifications and details, fire prevention tips, Office of the State Fire Marshal’s plans and payment portal, and forest health related information.

It also allows users to sign up for push alerts that will send notifications of any critical information, such as fires near their area, fire restrictions, even forest health concerns.

Users can also connect to the agency’s social media pages, get questions answered, and submit anonymous tips, photos, and other information.

The free mobile application can be found for IOS users on iTunes and Google Play for Android users and by searching Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management.

For more information, contact Tiffany Davila at 602-540-1036 or by email at tdavila@dffm.az.gov