Wildfires

  Gov. Doug Ducey visits Bighorn Fire

  Thank You, Fire Crews!: Community members share ‘signs’ of appreciation in battle of Bighorn Fire

  Mt. Lemmon businesses prepare for Bighorn Fire

  Researchers say there are positive benefits to wildfires

Coronado National Forest responds to those wishing to donate or volunteer for fire crews

How to sign up for Bighorn Fire emergency notifications

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  Bighorn Fire positive for wildlife

Pima County creates emergency alert system for residents

  Fire crews’ progress against Bighorn Fire halted by drone

  U.S. Forest Service advises Oro Valley residents to take necessary precautions

Drone grounds crews battling the Bighorn Fire

Town of Oro Valley asks residents to sign up for notifications to stay informed about Bighorn Fire

Wildfire forces evacuations near Cave Creek

Human-caused East Desert Fire started burning in north Phoenix on Sunday

Redington Road closed because of wildfire

The fire is burning near Milepost 6

  Wildfire season procedures changed to keep firefighters safe during COVID-19

The department asks the community to do their part.

  UPDATE: Molino Fire 80 percent contained, crews released to assist elsewhere

Smoke may be visible; Forest Service to patrol, monitor

SET status lifted in Sunizona; fire crews mopping up

UPDATE: Golder Ranch Fire responds to 40-acre brush fire

Lightning sparks two fires near Sonoita

UPDATE: Rural Metro crews assigned to Mercer Spring Fire in Catalina Mountains

Red Ridge fire burning on Mt. Lemmon

Monsoon lightning sparks fire in Redington

Juniper Flat Fire burning in Cochise County

There are no threats to public structures at this time.

UPDATE: Brush fire sparks south-west of Marana

The fire is now under control.

Lightning strikes cause two fires in Cochise County

Fire crews are currently responding.

  Summerhaven community remembers Aspen Fire 16 years later

The human-caused fire left a devastating impact.

Create defensible space around your home before fire season

A defensible space is an area around a building in which vegetation, debris, and other types of combustible fuels have been treated, cleared, or reduced to slow the spread of fire to and from the building.

UPDATE: Wildfire west of Rio Rico has burned 340 acres

Hell’s Gate Fire is estimated to have burned 600 acres.

  Windmill Fire burned just under 100 acres near Sonoita

For some living in those communities, it was a reminder of the cost of wildfires in recent years.

Mountain Fire near Cave Creek has burned 7,225 acres, zero percent contained

The Mountain Fire, burning eight miles east of Cave Creek, Ariz. in the Tonto National Forest, was reported before noon on Friday, June 7, according to Inciweb.

Why prescribed burns are so important to Southern Arizona

Learn why prescribed burns can be beneficial for Southern Arizona

  ADOT: Tow chains, underinflated tires can cause wildfires

Here’s how you can help cut down on sparks that start wildfires

  Reminder that fire season has returned to southern AZ

It broke out in the Santa Cruz River off Silverbell just south of Camino del Cerro on Friday evening.

Public input sought on Cienega FireScape in the Santa Rita Mountains

According to the news release the Coronado National Forest, Nogales Ranger District, is seeking comments on the preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Cienega Creek FireScape Project,

  Fire districts waiting on hundreds of thousands of dollars owed from last year’s wildfires

Fire districts are hoping the state will put more money into the budget for wildland firefighter deployment.

Fire crews: Winter rain, snow bring much-needed relief to southern Arizona

Fire crews in southern Arizona said the winter rains have helped decrease fire risk.

  Largest utility in US files for bankruptcy amid California wildfire lawsuits

The bankruptcy filing immediately puts a halt to the wildfire lawsuits and consolidates them in bankruptcy court, where legal experts say victims will likely receive less money.

2018 saw significant decrease in wildfire acreage in Arizona

Proactive measures helped prevent a possibly disastrous season

Retired firefighter hangs stockings over fireplace, the only part of his Paradise, CA, home left standing

The man plans on rebuilding his home, and he hopes the Christmas display will encourage others to keep their faith in the community.

Combat veteran, wife donate all their belongings to firefighters affected by California wildfires

The home essentials, including furniture, electronics, tools and more, will help dozens of firefighters whose homes burned down in the Camp Fire.

Deadly California wildfire bankrupts insurance company

An insurance company can't pay out its expected claims, but that doesn't mean its policy holders will be left out in the cold.

  Off-duty Border Patrol agent facing huge fine for causing Sawmill Fire

The off-duty Border Patrol agent who caused the Sawmill Fire last year will face years of probation and a huge fine.

  A few hardy wildfire survivors hunker down for long haul

A small group of residents who survived the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century are staying put and trying to live amid the ashen ruins.

  ‘We’ve never seen anything like this': Trump tours wildfire devastation, pledges aid

The remains of one person found Sunday and five found Saturday brought the death toll statewide to 80.

  BABO FIRE: Officials reporting 100 percent contained, burned 2,473 acres

According to a tweet from AZ State Forestry, about 30 people were forced out of the area near Babacomari Ranch, which is southeast of the grass fire.

  Firefighters begin to see progress against deadly California blazes, as death toll rises to 59

The cause of the fires remains under investigation, but they broke out around the time and place two utilities reported equipment trouble.

Haze over Tucson not caused by California fires

Windy conditions are kicking up dust in Tucson

  Search continues for missing, dead in California wildfires

More than 8,000 firefighters statewide were battling wildfires that destroyed more than 7,000 structures and killed more than 40 people, with the flames feeding on dry brush and driven by strong winds.

  Dead in cars and homes: Northern California fire toll at 42

It's now the deadliest blaze in state history.

  23 killed, 110 missing in California wildfires

Wildfires in California have claimed the lives of at least nine people.

  Wildfires rage in California; 31 dead, more than 200 missing

Strong winds and low humidity are fueling three wildfires across the state of California.

Residents of area near Zacatecas Canyon near Bisbee warned of brush fire

The fire is reported to be a half mile from Zacatecas Canyon and residents are on pre-evacuation notice at this time.

Federal agent facing charge for starting Sawmill Fire

It's been a month since the Sawmill Fire sparked on April 23 southeast of Green Valley and the cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Saguaro National Park planning prescribed burn in Rincon Mountains

This burn is known as the Mica Bowl prescribed burn and is divided into several units, with up to 280 acres treated during the burn. Fires may continue for three to five day, according to fire managers, and the prescribed burns will only take place when things like wind, temperature, and relative hu

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Get an interactive glimpse of all of the large wildfires across the U.S. and Canada.