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BLM Alaska Fire Service headquarters on Fort Wainwright Army Post.

Alaska Fire Service

The Bureau of Land Management Alaska Fire Service (AFS) provides wildland fire management for Department of the Interior and Native Corporation Lands in Alaska and provides oversight of the BLM Alaska Aviation program.

AFS operates on an interagency basis with the Bureau of Land Management, State of Alaska Department of Natural Resources, USDA Forest Service, National Park Service, Bureau of Indian Affairs, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Military in Alaska.

Leadership

Kent Slaughter

Deputy State Director, Fire and Aviation
Phone:
907-356-5505
Fax:
907-356-5517

Kyle Cowan

Associate Deputy State Director, Fire and Aviation
Phone:
907-356-5506
Fax:
907-356-5517

Beth Ipsen

Public Affairs
Phone:
Direct: 907-356-5510 cell: 907-388-2159
Galena Dispatch Center
Phone:
907-656-1222
Fax:
907-656-1702
Upper Yukon / Tanana / Military Zone Dispatch Center
Phone:
800-237-3652
Fax:
907-356-5568

Offices

Galena Fire Management Zone Office

P.O. Box 35005
Fort Wainwright, AK 99703
Phone: (907)356-5573
Fax: 907-356-5616 (Dispatch)

Military Fire Management Zone Office

P.O. Box 35005
Ft. Wainwright, AK 99703
Phone: 907-356-5555
Fax: 907-367-1359

South Zone Fire Management Office

4700 BLM Road
Anchorage, AK 99507
Fax: 907-267-1359

Tanana Fire Management Zone Office

P.O. Box 35005
Ft. Wainwright, AK 99703
Phone: 907-356-5554
Fax: 907-356-5556

Upper Yukon Fire Management Zone Office

P.O. Box 35005
Ft. Wainwright, AK 99703
Phone: 907-356-5556
Fax: 907-356-5573