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Forest Service continues fence project in Lower Salt River area: minimize horse-related accidents

PHOENIX, January 11, 2020 — For Immediate Release.  Tonto National Forest staff continue to oversee contracted installation of 14 miles of fence in the Lower Salt River area on the Mesa Ranger District as part of a joint effort to prevent horses from crossing Bush Highway, which endangers the animals and …

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Tonto National Monument Participates in Audubon’s 120th Annual Christmas Bird Count

Roosevelt, AZ – Tonto National Monument invites the public to assist with the collection of bird data for the National Audubon Society’s 120th Annual Christmas Bird Count on Saturday, December 21, 2019. The bird count will be conducted during Monument hours from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Participants can register …

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Arizona Businesses Help Celebrate the Arizona Trail Association’s 25th Anniversary at The Superior Barmacy

SUPERIOR, AZ. – In celebration of its 25th anniversary, the Arizona Trail Association is partnering with The Superior Barmacy to host a special event benefiting the Arizona Trail. The event, being promoted as a Trailblazing 25 Event, will be held this Saturday, November 23 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. …

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Apply Now for Women in Wildland Fire Training Camp

PHOENIX – September 17, 2019 – The USDA, Forest Service, Tonto National Forest is looking for career-focused women who want to protect and preserve America’s public lands by training to become on-call wildland firefighters for the 2020 fire season.  These on-call positions will provide support to wildland fire operations during fire season …

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