The rule is now in effect to protect local canines.
The forests have shuttered sections because of extreme wildfire risk.
The New Zealand woman resorted to drastic measures after falling and breaking her pelvis.
Parts of the Tonto and Coconino National Forests close today due to extreme fire risk.
The Tucson-area park is currently open only for day use.
Officials will consider drought and wind conditions when they decide which zones to close.
The Sierra Club's annual legislative roundup found little success on conservation or water issues.
The man reported the find to the Bureau of Land Management, whose archeologist dated it back to the Ancestral Puebloan period.
Construction will restrict vehicle access to the popular spots May 9-16.
The Prescott, Coconino, and part of the Kaibab National Forests are toughening fire rules in response to high-risk conditions.
The 51-year-old man collapsed on the Cholla Trail on a 94-degree day.
The Utah national monument is the first national park unit to be named to the list.