Tag: Forests

Ankle monitor GPS is used to find the body of the wife, to arrest the husband.

New Mexico authorities say a man on probation has been arrested after he struck his wife with an ax after authorities used data from his ankle monitor to search the national forest where the pair…

Teams investigate a Northern California wildfire.

Damage assessment teams went on Saturday to determine how many buildings were burned in a wildfire that has displaced thousands of Northern California residents. ByAssociated Press September 25, 2021, 5:10 p.m. ۔ Read for 3…

Thousands are battling wildfires threatening California’s Sequoias.

An increasing number of firefighters are battling wildfires in the middle of Sequoia, California. ByAssociated Press September 22, 2021, 8:20 PM ۔ Read for 2 minutes. Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article Three Rivers,…

Woman arrested on suspicion of California fire

A woman arrested on suspicion of a wildfire in Northern California spread quickly, burning homes and pushing eviction orders Thursday in a rural community, authorities said. Workers at a nearby quarry said they saw a…

Aluminum wrap is used to protect homes in California wildfires.

RENO, New – Martin Dickey said he panicked when a large forest fire started running down his slope toward his wooden house near Lake Tahoe. The contractor had plenty of time to do some quick…

California’s giant temple Sequoias approaches a fire wrapped in aluminum.

Three Rivers, California – Firefighters have wrapped the base of the world’s largest tree in a fire-retardant blanket to save a famous old-growth guru from a wildfire in rugged Sierra Nevada, California. Is. Fire spokeswoman…

Large trees in Sequoia National Park are at risk from fire.

More firefighting resources are being brought in to fight two wildfires that have closed Sequoia National Park in California and endangered its ancient trees. ByAssociated Press September 16, 2021, 3:32 PM ۔ Read for 4…

Climate change, logging collisions – and deforestation.

CUSTER CITY, SD – A pair of retired U.S. forestry employees lament the logging policies of two large-scale climate change harborings – pine beetles – on a steep mountainside and almost empty of trees And…

Staff in southern Spain face a “complex” forest fire on the fifth day.

Firefighters in southern Spain are watching the sky for much-needed rain, hoping it will help put out a forest fire that destroyed 7,700 hectares (19,000 acres) in five days. And displaced about 2,600 people from…

California forest fire hazards

The weather system affecting northwestern California is expected to bring dry lightning and gusty winds. ByAssociated Press September 10, 2021, 9:04 a.m. ۔ Read for 2 minutes. Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article SOUTH…

Official: The forest fires near Lake Tahoe are largely contained in cities.

SOUTH LAKE, Tahoe, California – A forest fire near Lake Tahoe Resort Region was nearly half over Tuesday, the head of California’s firefighting agency said crews were able to contain most of the blaze. “We’ve…

Lake Tahoe in danger of massive fire, order to flee further.

South Lake Tahoe, California – Fire officials have ordered further evacuations near Lake Tahoe and told other residents to be prepared to evacuate due to a devastating forest fire southwest of Lake Alpine. Several communities…

California wildfires could burn by December.

LOS ANGELES – Smoke from a California wildfire engulfed people on the east coast. The flames engulfed the golden age city. Ash covers the area that dwarfs Road Island. Pictures of houses shining like lava…

Explainer: Why do some forest fires take months to control?

BOSS, Idaho – At almost every community meeting in the U.S. about fire efforts in the West, residents want to know why staff don’t put out fires to save their homes and the valuable forests…