Farmers, residents will be dealing with droughts and heatwaves which will increase risk of wildfires throughout the region.
More crews are arriving to battle a wildfire that has forced more than 500 people out of homes on the west and east sides of Mount Charleston and is still growing.
Firefighters are struggling to gain the upper hand on major wildfires in both ends of Nevada.
There’s a dangerous but basic equation behind the killer Yarnell Hill wildfire and other blazes raging across the West this summer: More heat, more drought, more fuel and more people in the way are adding up to increasingly ferocious fires.
A federal fire team has taken over management of a wildfire that’s destroyed 53 homes so far in the foothills near Boulder.