U.S. Forest Service
The straw drop is to prevent storm runoff in the fire zone areas.
Two mountain wildfires raged Tuesday in Nevada, where firefighters worked to gain the upper hand on a blaze near Las Vegas that kept hundreds of people from their homes and another southwest of Reno that jumped in size a day earlier.
(Las Vegas, NV) Ten months ago officials with the Toiyabe National Forest began a facelift on the area designed to allow more people to enjoy the spectacular sights of Mt Charleston. The Cathedral Rock Group […]
Despite the slowest start to a wildfire season in a decade, the head of the U.S. Forest Service said Tuesday his agency is preparing for another busy year, but with fewer firefighters.