Welcome to the Arizona State Forestry Division
State Forester Scott Hunt
1110 West Washington, Suite 100
Phoenix, Arizona 85007
Mission - Manage and reduce wildfire risk to Arizona’s people, communities, and wildland areas and provide forest resource stewardship through strategic implementation of forest health policies and cooperative forestry assistance programs.
The Arizona State Forestry Division provides for the prevention and suppression of wildland fire on 22 million acres of State Trust Land and private property located outside incorporated communities.
NEW AND UPCOMING
Press Release - State Forester Issues Fire Restrictions
2013 Fire Season Statewide Outlook
State Mobilization Plan
State Billing Manual
Bark Beetle Initative Grants - Now Open!
How to Become a Wildland Firefighter
NOTE: For statewide road conditions and closures please go to www.az511.gov or
dial 5-1-1 from any landline or mobile phone from anywhere in Arizona.
(From outside Arizona, dial 1-888-411-ROAD (7623) or 602-523-0244).
NOTE: For more smoke information and air quality forecasts, please visit Arizona Department of Environmental Quality website at
Job Opportunities Postings as of 04/19/13
Employment opportunities with the Arizona State Forestry Division can be found by going on the AZStateJobs.gov website and select Agency - Forestry:
New: Wildland Fire Initial Attack Dispatch Supervisor-Tucson
New: Fire Initial Attack/Logistics Dispatcher 2 positions
NEW: Fire Management Officer- Pinetop
NEW: Crew Coordinator - Pinetop
NEW: Forestry Information Officer
Equipment Repair Technician
Administrative Services Officer 2
Fiscal Services Specialist 2
Forest Health Council
“Public Notices of Meetings and the Agendas of the Forest Health Council shall be posted at http://azgovernor.gov/FHC/ and on the bulletin board outside of the offices of the Arizona State Forestry Division, 1110 West Washington, Suite 100, Phoenix, Arizona 85007.”
Fire restrictions/wildland fires in Arizona ~
For detailed information on all large fires - INCIWEB (Incident Information Center)
Fire Information - Weather - News
Jurisdictional map links (click on link, then scroll to bottom of page)
INCIWEB (Information on fires - Incident Information Center)
National Weather Service (fire weather)
SW Area wildfire info (SW Coordination Center)
SW Area fire weather (SW Coordination Center)
Firewise (webpage with information and links)
Arizona Vegetation Map
Policy, training and team news
Qualifications Review Committee- Training and contact information, meeting minutes and more.