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Dry Weather Pushing Tucson Area to Peak Wildfire Season
Lack of moisture, high temperatures and windy days make for prime fire conditions.
Climate Change Driving Longer Wildfire Season, UA Researcher Says
Data suggest Arizonans can expect a year-round wildfire season.
Dry, Hot Winter Ending, Southwest Faces Dry, Hot Spring
Continued arid conditions forecasted by NOAA for the entire Southern Arizona, increasing fire risk.
Controlled Burn Thursday at Sweetwater Wetlands
Fire will train TFD crews and destroy mosquito habitat.
Bisbee Conducting City Business in Temporary Cochise County Digs
City leaders still looking for permanent site after October 2017 fire.
Fire Forecast Sparks 'Extreme Concern' for Managers
Predicted conditions, comparable to record fire seasons, saw officials move preparations earlier in the year.
Fire in Dragoon Mountains Burns 3,000 Acres
Overnight evacuation ordered Saturday due to the Knob Hill fire.
Episode 166: Nurturing Mt. Graham's Red Squirrel Population after the Frye Fire
Also, the WWII black officers club at Fort Huachuca, an open office downtown, Tugo bike share and a new bishop for Tucson.
Southern Arizona Crews Head to California to Help Fight Fires
California facing with shortage of firefighters, with most seasonal firefighters released.
Coronado National Forest Offers Permits to Gather Dead Trees for Firewood
Households limited to a single permit, allowing up to two cords of wood to be harvested.
Report: Climate Change, Budget Limitations Making U.S. Wildfires Worse
Lack of political urgency and social push stand in way of addressing the problem, historian says.
Arizona Public Lands Less Likely to Burn in Wildfires Than Many Western States
Federal and state public land has similar percentage of acreage deemed at "high risk" of burning.
USGS: Wildfire-Caused Erosion Endangers Western Watersheds
Denuded landscapes allow sediment to soak up or contaminate run-off.
Looking Back on Fire Season in Arizona, and Places Touched by the Flames
Wildfire activity rose statewide, and Southern Arizona was home to some of the state's largest fires.
Moisture Up, Fire Restrictions Down in Southern Arizona
Agencies are lifting fire restrictions for many parks and public lands.
Fire Restrictions Lifted in Coronado National Forest
Monsoon rains dampened the likelihood of blazes.
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