July 25, 2017
The Pine Hollow Fire on the North Kaibab National Forest was ignited by lightning during monsoon storms July 19. The fire has burned around 500 acres so far.
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Lightning strikes ignite three more fires on North Rim, bringing season total to 10
After receiving significant moisture from monsoon rainfall over the past few days, the Pine Hollow wildfire has seen no growth in the last 24 hours.
Fire managers explain the role of prescribed burns in keeping lightning-caused fires in check
Within the past week, North Zone fire personnel consisting of firefighters from the U.S. Forest Service and National Park Service have responded jointly to multiple lightning-caused wildfires located on both the North Rim of the Grand Canyon and adjacent North Kaibab Ranger District of the Kaibab National Forest.