Return from the Wallow Fire

Jun 29th, 2011 David Berger 1 min read

The Wallow Fire began on 9 May, has consumed 538,043 acres and is 93 percent contained as of this morning. 218 residences (down from a peak of 2,748 residences) remain threatened, with five damaged, and 32 destroyed. There were 2,347 firefighting personnel assigned to this fire with an expected full containment date of 15 July. All mandatory evacuations have been lifted. GCC Red Cross response…

Wallow Fire Update

Jun 10th, 2011 David Berger 3 min read

I’m posting to let you all know that I’ll be out of contact for a while as I’m working for the Red Cross Response to the Wallow Fire. The Below information is the official information posted this afternoon by the Red Cross for the shelter I’m working in: How the Red Cross is Helping Red Cross volunteers from throughout Arizona are operating the shelter 24-7,…