User: flenvcenter Topic: Land-Regional
Category: Land Management :: Fire
Last updated: Nov 15 2019 23:31 IST RSS 2.0
 
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How not to fight a fire 15.11.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Will we learn to confront an existential threat to the West for what it is?
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California has 33 million acres of forest. This company is training artificial intelligence to scour it all for wildfire 11.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A San Francisco-based technology company called Chooch AI is trying to reduce the time between a fire’s eruption and the moment it’s spotted by people.
Crews rescue fallen climber in Clear Creek Canyon; U.S. 6 reopened 10.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A climber has fallen in the upper end of Clear Creek Canyon and part of U.S. 6 is closed as crews work to rescue the person.
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Smog and smoke: The West’s air is the dirtiest it’s been since 2009 4.11.2019 High Country News Most Recent
A growing economy, looser regulations and uptick in fires are all factors.
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2 new California fires burn homes, send residents fleeing 31.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Strong winds fanned new Southern California wildfires on Thursday, burning homes and forcing residents to flee their homes in a repeat of the frightening scenario already faced by tens of thousands across the state.
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Wildfire erupts near Reagan library in Southern California 31.10.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
A new wildfire erupted Wednesday in wind-whipped Southern California, forcing the evacuation of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and nearby homes, as both ends of the state struggled with blazes, dangerously gusty weather and deliberate blackouts.
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Fire-ravaged forests get help from pine cone collectors 28.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
With snow ready to fall, the scramble was on to collect as many ponderosa pine cones as possible.
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Decker Fire, burning near Salida for over a month, 100% contained 24.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A fire that's been burning in south-central Colorado for over a month has been fully surrounded by containment lines.
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Snowstorm douses Decker fire 24.10.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The Decker fire burning south of Salida is now fully contained, thanks in part to the recent winter storm, and all evacuation orders are lifted, the Chaffee County Sheriff's Office said Thursday.
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Weekend weather: Denver to be sunny and warm, snow in mountains, fire danger on plains 19.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Denver should be sunny and see highs in the low 60s on Saturday. A Fire Weather Watch has been issued for the plains and a Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for the high country
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Denver weather: Warm streak continues with snow possible in the mountains 16.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Denver will continue to see warm and dry weather Wednesday and Thursday, while the mountains may be in store for some precipitation later in the week.
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“Are we guardians or gardeners?” Decker fire highlights debate about how to fight wildfires in wilderness areas 15.10.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Some residents of nearby communities dealing with weeks of smoke-choked skies are questioning why federal responders didn't do more to combat the Decker Fire south of Salida when it was less than 1,000 acres burning exclusively in the Sangre de Cristo Wilderness.
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Decker fire flares despite cold night temps, forcing federal forest officials to pull back 755 firefighters 14.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A 7,326-acre wildfire sparked by lightning in the Sangre de Cristo Wilderness more than a month ago flared up Sunday, spreading despite freezing night temperatures, forcing new evacuations near towns along the Arkansas River and emitting smoky particulate plumes that raised health concerns.
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Denver weather: Snow is coming — but until then, enjoy summer temps 8.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The dry, warm weather will make an abrupt u-turn on Wednesday night and into Thursday, when a strong storm system and cold front will bring snow and cold temperatures to large swaths of the state.
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Colorado wildfire update: Crews battle growing Decker, Middle Mamm fires 7.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Colorado firefighters continue to battle the Decker and Middle Mamm fires through dry conditions and low humidity, with the Decker fire growing an additional 200 acres Saturday.
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Denver weather: Sunny and warm, with critical fire danger in the mountains 5.10.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Denver residents should see plenty of sun and warm temperatures on Saturday, but low humidity and gusty winds have put large swaths of the state under critical fire danger.
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Decker wildfire south of Salida forces evacuations in Chaffee County 2.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The Decker Fire south of Salida forced evacuations Wednesday morning as it continues to grow.
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Denver weather: Fog and drizzle likely early Wednesday, with sunny skies forecast in the city, continued fire danger in the mountains 2.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
More fog and drizzle are expected early Wednesday in Denver and in the plains, making way for sunny skies later in the day, according to the National Weather Service.
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Denver weather: Cooler temperatures, rain drizzle forecast in the city, with high fire danger continuing in the mountains 1.10.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Cooler weather with drizzle and fog expected Tuesday across the foothills and plains doesn't mean Colorado is out of the woods just yet -- fire danger remains high in the mountains and Red Flag warnings in effect.
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Denver weather: Hot and dry conditions expected Thursday in Denver with elevated fire danger in the mountains 26.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A hot, dry and windy day is expected Thursday in Denver, according to the National Weather Service.
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