Fire Season at fort Huachuca
A wildland firefighter starts a prescribed burn to reduce fuels and the risk of wildland fires at Fort Huachuca, Ariz. (Photo Credit: Thom Williams) VIEW ORIGINAL

FORT HUACHUCA, Ariz. -- In this edition of the Fort Report, Prescribed Burns are being conducted in areas with dense vegetation to reduce the risk of fire at Fort Huachuca, Ariz.  (click on highlighted text for video news coverage)

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Fort Huachuca is home to the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence, the U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM)/9th Army Signal Command and more than 48 supported tenants representing a diverse, multiservice population. Our unique environment encompasses 964 square miles of restricted airspace and 2,500 square miles of protected electronic ranges, key components to the national defense mission.

Located in Cochise County, in southeast Arizona, about 15 miles north of the border with Mexico, Fort Huachuca is an Army installation with a rich frontier history. Established in 1877, the Fort was declared a national landmark in 1976.

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