Tag: Land management

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…

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…

Explainer: What are some important decisions in fighting fire?

SPOKIN, WASH – Thousands of wildfires erupt in the United States each year, and each requires firefighters to make quick decisions, often in difficult situations such as high winds and lightning. The crew and managers…

Americans are catching wild horses because of the drought in the West.

TUILLE, Utah – The sound of a helicopter propeller roars around the horizon as it descends into tunnels with golden brown plains. Horses explode at the sight of the machine, their loud voices rising in…