On the evening of Aug. 5, 2012, a bolt of lightning shot from the clouds, striking the northeastern edge of the South Hills
New strategy would also make use of technological advances, like remote sensing, fire simulation tools and mapping technologies.
A federal appeals court says the U.S. wildlife officials did not consider all environmental factors when it decided against designating a Montana fish as a threatened or endangered species
The Trump administration is pledging to work more closely with state and local officials to prevent
Wildfire risk is increasing as more people move into places where cul-de-sac meets forest or sagebrush.
Washington’s policy allows killing wolves if they prey on livestock three times in a 30-day period.
Republican U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte and his Democratic challenger, Kathleen Williams, are both bringing Gianforte's proposal to release hundreds of thousands of acres of land from study for federal protection to the forefront of the campaign
A blaze that destroyed nearly 1,100 homes and killed eight people started with a spark from a vehicle driving on a flat tire.
Officials advise people in affected areas to avoid outdoor activity — especially young children, the elderly and people with respiratory problems.
“Suppression repair” begins almost as soon as the fire moves through and the ground cools off.
In Yosemite, the wildfire peaked during the busiest month for tourism.
The fire burning in Glacier was one of several started by lightning on Saturday evening.
The fund, created in 1965, spends hundreds of millions of dollars each year on land consolidation, conservation easements, urban parks and other projects.
BLM announced on July 24 that it would no longer use mandatory off-site compensatory mitigation on most federal land.