Seven Fires Statewide, Fire Restrictions Yavapai County

June 19, 2017

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It’s wildfire season across Arizona and despite the wet winter weather in the high country, Arizona Game and Fish Department reported seven wildfires have already broken out.

As such, the department announced stage fire restrictions in various Yavapai County areas will continue until rescinded.

The release stated stage one fire restrictions place prohibitions on campfires and smoking outside of designated areas. In addition, it was stated fireworks are always prohibited on all national forest lands. 

According to, all but seven areas are on stage one fire restriction including Prescott, Coconino and Tonto national forests along with state lands in Yavapai County. 

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