Sponsored by
heidi schewel

heidi schewelRSS

 1 2

Fires restricted in Coronado Nat'l Forest

An increased danger of wildfires has prompted Coronado National Forest officials to restrict campfires and other sources of flames, a spokeswoman said. The restrictions are effective immediately.... Read more»

Fire danger leads to Coronado Nat'l Forest restrictions

Increased wildfire risks have caused Coronado National Forest officials to implement restrictions on campfires and smoking.... Read more»

Controlled burn Wednesday on Mt. Lemmon

A controlled burn of thinned trees is taking place on Mt. Lemmon on Wednesday, a Forest Service spokeswoman said.... Read more»

Prescribed burns planned for Huachucas

Prescribed burns are expected to begin in February and will last into summer for the Huachuca Mountains, including Lyle Canyon and Fort Huachuca, to prevent the spread of wildfires.... Read more»

Feds extend Rosemont Mine comment period

The Forest Service said it will continue to accept comments about the proposed Rosemont copper mine until the end of January, after the agency's online systems briefly failed to accept public input. The comment period had been set to expire Wednesday, ... Read more»

Portions of Coronado National Forest reopen

Areas of three ranger districts in the Coronado National Forest reopened Tuesday after closing due to fire danger, according to a National Forest spokeswoman.... Read more»

Mt. Lemmon trails, roads reopen at midnight

After weeks of closure because of the extreme fire danger, the Catalina Mountains reopened Wednesday, a U.S. Forest Service spokeswoman said. The Santa Catalina Ranger District reopened at 11:59 p.m. Wednesday night after monsoon rains reduced the fire risk there.... Read more»

Authorities ask for info on Monument Fire start

Anyone with knowledge about the start of the Monument Fire south of Sierra Vista should contact the Coronado National Forest, authorities said.... Read more»

Despite rains, Coronado Nat'l Forest still closed

The Coronado National Forest remains closed, despite recent monsoon rains, said a U.S. Forest Service spokeswoman.... Read more»

Updated: Monument Fire burning south of Sierra Vista

A wildfire near the border south of Sierra Vista charred 3,000 acres over the past day and prompted evacuations Sunday.... Read more»

 1 2