Carpenter 1 fire
Blaze that destroyed thousands of acres started July 1, 2013
The straw drop is to prevent storm runoff in the fire zone areas.
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The Carpenter 1 fire is all but over and the people affected are ready to turn the page.
Kyle Canyon evacuees began returning on Wednesday
An expert on rare butterflies in the mountains northwest of Las Vegas says a wildfire burning since July 1 on Mount Charleston could lead to extinction for several animal species found nowhere else on Earth.
Firefighters working in rainstorms to contain a massive wildfire in the mountains northwest of Las Vegas are being joined by crews taking the first steps toward restoring damaged plant and animal habitat.