Assayii Lake Fire at 12,105 acres on June 17, 2014

CHIEF OF STAFF ARBIN MITCHELL Fire started on June 13, 2014, and was contained at 40 acres by the Bureau of Indian Affairs Forestry Department’s Navajo Scouts, Type 2 wildland firefighter. But high winds started late Saturday and blew the fire out of control. On Sunday, tribal officials met with BIA officials and a decision […]

Asaayii Lake Fire at 11,000 acres on Navajo Reservation, zero containment

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, I just arrived in Window Rock, Ariz., from Crystal, N.M., where the Southwest Incident Management Team 3 and local Navajo Nation government officials met with more than a hundred community members of all ages about the Asaayii Lake Fire, which on Friday the 13th. At 1:30 p.m., SW Incident Management Team reported that […]