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Oak Creek News Update


8/23/14 USGS Current Conditions in Oak Creek, website HERE.

7/24/14 Slide Fire Newspage
Compilation of all Slide Fire News posted on this website HERE.
Post Slide Fire Information HERE.

7/22/14 Distributed as a public service by the Oak Creek Watershed Council
The Coconino National Forest released information regarding the recent lightning-caused fires (see flyer which includes MAPS HERE). Willard, Pothole, and General Fires are no longer growing. Fire will continue to run its course within the perimeters. They are still conducting ignitions on the Bar M Fire.

BAERassessment BAERassessment
Duration: 08:24
Date: July 10, 2014
BrianKlimowski BrianKlimowski
Duration: 11:15
Date: July 10, 2014
CommunicationsandMessaging CommunicationsandMessaging
Duration: 09:16
Date: July 10, 2014
Dan Cherry Dan Cherry
Duration: 05:17
Date: July 10, 2014
ForestServicePreparedness ForestServicePreparedness
Duration: 07:06
Date: July 10, 2014
Kris K Kris K
Duration: 02:39
Date: July 10, 2014
RobRawley RobRawley
Duration: 04:25
Date: July 10, 2014
Duration: 07:03
Date: July 10, 2014
tim ernster tim ernster
Duration: 05:17
Date: July 10, 2014
Woodman2 Woodman2
Duration: 14:11
Date: July 10, 2014
DustinWoodman DustinWoodman
Duration: 13:20
Date: July 10, 2014

Midgley Bridge Overlook New Vault Toilet
Public restroom facility being installed at tourist hot spot aims at E. coli mitigation
Press Release HERE.

A Creek Runs Through It A Creek Runs Through It
Duration: 04:31
Date: October 10, 2012
County Wide May 23 2013 Oak Creek Watershed County Wide May 23 2013 Oak Creek Watershed
Duration: 24:54
Date: May 29, 2013
The Ambassadors of Oak Creek The Ambassadors of Oak Creek
Duration: 04:16
Date: September 3, 2013
County Wide February 20 Oak Creek Watershed Council County Wide February 20 Oak Creek Watershed Council
Duration: 24:50
Date: February 20, 2014

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If there was ever a cause that could bind together people of all walks of life throughout Sedona, Yavapai County, and Coconino County, and resurrect a spirit of community, it is to protect Oak Creek and help to nurse it back to good health!  We invite you to join us in this quest.

Thank you for your continuing support,

Barry Allan

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