In much of California, Arizona and New Mexico El Niño and La Niña have combined to create dry fuels, ready to burn.
ALEC is becoming increasingly involved in the public lands debate by providing model bills for Western states.
A new report shows most states are vulnerable to future increases in extreme heat, drought, and flooding.
Fire detection is becoming more technologically advanced, as the old-fashioned watchtower goes extinct.
A review of Jason A. Ramos and Julian Smith's “Smokejumper: A Memoir by One of America’s Most Select Airborne Firefighters“
- After attack, the country’s oldest park ranger is back at work
- Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake’s criticism of Trump wins him national prominence
- Emotions run high over monument designation in Utah
- BLM moves away from landmark Northwest Forest Plan
- How Utah coal interests helped push a secret plan to export coal from California
- Harold Johnson on We should be proud of delisting grizzlies
- Mark Rozman on Study finds surprising source of Colorado River water supply
- Doug Johnson on In this season of potential megaburns, nix the campfire
- The Taylors on Latest: The BLM to study surgical sterilization of wild horses
- Marcia Ewell on New measures could reduce Glen Canyon Dam’s impact on the Grand Canyon — a bit