A brush fire burned more than 40 acres Saturday evening in the Snake River Canyon near Pillar Falls.
Authorities in south-central Arizona ordered the evacuation Saturday of outlying areas of one community due to a threatening wildfire and advised residents of a different town to prepare for possible evacuation due to another wildfire.
Tim Hart of Cody, Wyoming, suffered a hard fall on May 24 while responding to a fire in Hidalgo County, New Mexico.
At least a tenth of the world’s mature giant sequoias were destroyed by a single California wildfire that tore through the southern Sierra Nevada last year, according to a draft report prepared by scientists with the National Park Service.
The sunny weather that has persisted in Volusia and Flagler counties over the past few weeks has the drought index rising, and with it, the threat of wildfires.
Dry conditions and carelessness with fire has fueled a spate of wildfires this spring across parts of New England, and officials urged caution at cookouts and campsites this holiday weekend.
A Bay Area man who was injured working as a prison firefighter and faces deportation to Laos due to a crime he committed at the age of 16 has been pardoned by Gov. Gavin Newsom.