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NMSU creates position for wildland fire specialist
NMSU is one of only two land-grant universities in the U.S. to create this type of position.
Thu May 23, 2013
LA Daily News
Castaic brush fire burns 5 acres near Quincy Street
A brush fire scorched five acres of terrain in the Castaic area near Santa Clarita today before it was called 100 percent contained, authorities said.
Wildfire Bills Get Governor's Signature
Wildfire prevention measures passed after Colorado's tragic wildfire season last year have been signed into law by Gov.
Firefighters Contain Brush Fire Near San Jose's Coyote Creek
The fire near Brokaw Road and Interstate 880 was first reported at 2:45 p.m., Capt.
National Parks Traveler
Wildfire Skirts Scotty's Castle At Death Valley National Park
A wildfire approached Scotty's Castle in Death Valley National Park , but firefighters managed to keep the flames from reaching the historic complex.
Orazietti flies water bomber, fights forest fire
With a bit of help and guidance from seasoned pilot, Garry Stewart, Sault Ste. Marie MPP and Ontario Minister of Natural Resources, David Orazietti, flew a CL-415 water bomber to a small remote forest fire.
Brazeau County wildfire prompts evacuation order
An out-of-control wildfire fuelled by strong, gusty winds in Brazeau County has forced an evacuation order for area residents.
Cal Fire crews fight fire near border
A fast-moving brush fire blackened dozens of open acres Wednesday in the remote reaches of southern San Diego County, just north of the Mexican border.
Butte County firefighters sharpen wildland fire skills during exercises in Oroville
The sight of a dozen firefighters in full gear dousing a dry, grassy hillside Wednesday morning looked a little incongruous, but according to Cal Fire-Butte County officials, it was necessary.
Wildfire west of Edmonton forces 200 people from homes, another 200 on alert
About 200 people were ordered out of their homes in a rural area west of Edmonton on Wednesday as a wildfire fanned by heavy winds burned out of control.
Tuesday forest fire update
Northeast Region forest fire situation update Northeast Region - May 21, 2013 There was one new fire reported on May 20 in the Northeast Region.
Wed May 22, 2013
No charges over Cherryville fire
NO charges will be laid following a police investigation into the cause of the Cherryville fire, which destroyed a family home in the Adelaide Hills earlier this month.
Wildfire in southern Arizona now at 6,000 acres
A wildfire has now burned about 7 square miles of grass and brush on ridges of the Coronado National Forest in southern Arizona.
KFMB-TV San Diego
Brush fire forces evacuations near Crawford High School
A 13-year-old boy playing with a cigarette lighter accidentally started a brush fire in El Cerrito Wednesday that briefly threatened Crawford High School and nearby homes.
The York Daily Record
Western states' need for wildfire aid trumps contract concerns
A firefightier watches a backfire set in Hungry Valley State Park to halt the prgress of the Grand fire, which charred more than 3,000 acres of wildlands near Frazier Park on Wednesday, May 15, 2013.
Death Valley wildfire closes Scotty's Castle
The fire erupted Monday and the visitor center has been closed, tours have been canceled, and power and phone service is out.
60-acre brush fire burning in Island Park area
The fire is currently at 61 acres, but is now 60 percent contained. It's burning within a Lee County preserve.
Red Deer Advocate
Abandoned campfires cause more wildfires
Only days after an out-of-control wildfire threatened the hamlet of Nordegg, abandoned campfires caused 11 small wildfires in the Rocky Mountain House Wildfire Management Area on Monday.
NBC Bay Area
San Jose Brush Fire Burns Nearly 20 Acres
Cleo Doss said the two-alarm fire began burning on a 50-acre plot of land about 11 a.m. at Singleton Road and Locke Drive, which is bounded by East Capitol Expressway and Senter Road.
KRQE News 13
Brush fire closes Tramway Road
The fire reported about 12:45 p.m. is east of the Sandia Pueblo casino and is generating a smoke plume visible from much of metro Albuquerque.