Gila District Office

The Gila District Office is comprised of the Safford Field Office and the Tucson Field Office, encompassing the management of over 2 million acres of desert, mountains, and grasslands in eastern and southeastern Arizona. The Safford Field Office is located in Safford. The Tucson Field Office shares offices with the Gila District in Tucson, but also has a San Pedro Project Office which is shared with the U.S. Forest Service in Hereford.

Safford Field Office

The BLM Safford Field Office manages 1.4 million acres along with 118,000 acres in cooperation with the BLM Las Cruces Field Office. The office also manages the Gila Box Riparian National Conservation Area, the Aravaipa Canyon Wilderness and the Black Hills Back Country Byway

Visit the Safford Field Office

Tucson Field Office

The BLM Tucson Field Office manages more than 600,000 acres and shares the international border with Mexico. The field office is responsible for stewardship of the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation AreaLas Cienegas National Conservation AreaIronwood Forest National Monument and the Gila River Canyons passage of the Arizona National Scenic Trail. The San Pedro Project Office shares offices with the U.S. Forest Service in Hereford.

San Pedro Project Office
4070 South Avenida Saracino
Hereford, AZ  85615

Visit the Tucson Field Office


Anthony (Scott) Feldhausen

District Manager

Alix Rogstad

Associate District Manager

Scott Cooke

Safford Field Manager

Colleen Dingman

Acting Tucson Field Manager


Safford Field Office

711 14th Ave.
Safford, AZ 85546
Phone: 928-348-4400
Fax: 928-348-4450

Tucson Field Office

3201 E. Universal Way
Tucson, AZ 85756
Phone: 520-258-7200
Fax: 520-258-7238


Mailing Address:
3201 E. Universal Way
Tucson, AZ 85756
Phone: 520-258-7200
Fax: 520-258-7238
8 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Monday–Friday

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COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Updates

BLM Arizona public rooms are open for in-person visits and are following updated masking guidance based on CDC's COVID-19 Community Level. Under this guidance, public room visitors are not required to wear a mask in counties that are at low/medium level. Visitors are required to wear a mask in counties with a high level.

You can also continue to do business by phone or email. If you hope to meet with a specific BLM staff member, we recommend calling or emailing before visiting the office. 

Fire Restrictions

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Using exploding targets, fireworks, tracer ammunition, paper/sky lanterns, and other incendiary devices is prohibited year-round on all BLM-managed public land in Arizona.