Maryland Wildfire

Steeple Fire 2003 (click on thumbnail to enlarge picture)

Below is an assortment of photos submitted by Maryland Wildland Fire Crew members (MDS#1) from the Steeple Fire. The Steeple fire broke out July 12th 2003 near Alpine Arizona in Sitgreaves National Forest. This lightning caused fire was soon combined with the Largo and Thomas fires to form the Blue River Complex. The complex was declared officially contained on September 10th, 2003 after burning 18,575 acres.



Steeple 2003

Steeple 2003

Steeple 2003

Steeple 2003

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