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Posted on: May 28, 2020

Fire restrictions increased in Maricopa County’s regional parks

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The Maricopa County Parks and Recreation Department initiated its annual fire ban on May 11.  Now, the department is taking additional steps to protect park visitors and resources due to the extremely dry conditions.  Effective Monday, J...

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

Board Approves Agreement With Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center

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On May 6, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors approved a Use Management Agreement between the County and Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center (SWCC) to develop and maintain a nature and wildlife conservation center at McDowell Mountain Regional Par...

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

Maricopa County’s regional parks set May 11 as the start date for annual fire ban

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The Maricopa County Parks and Recreation Department will initiate its annual fire ban on Monday, May 11, 2020. “Given the abundance of rain we’ve received this year, we had a beautiful wildflower season in the parks. As temperatures be...

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