Arizona Wildfires
  • (Source: KPHO/KTVK)

    Rattlesnake Fire burning near Bumble Bee at 3,200 acres

    update
    Lightning sparked a wildfire that is burning approximately 5 miles west of Bumble Bee in the Castle Creek Wilderness.
  • (Source: Prescott National Forest)

    SA Hill Fire near Mayer grows to 800 acres

    A wildfire burning near Mayer has grown to 800 acres.
  • (Source: KPHO/KTVK)

    Crews getting a handle on Kearny River Fire

    evacuation order lifted
    The Kearny River Fire has burned 1,100 acres with 25 percent containment at this time. Officials said the containment is in the southeast portion of the fire
  • 2 AZ wildfires managed to benefit forest land

    Fire managers are using two Arizona wildfires to help reduce fuels and cut the risk of any severe fire erupting this summer.A third wildfire in the Kaibab National Forest is being monitored for the likelihood, it, too, could be managed to benefit the ecology.
  • 13 states to share $10 million to cut land wildfire risks

    Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said Friday that making land more resilient to fire is essential for vulnerable species and for healthy rangelands, forests and watersheds.
  • Obama administration warns 2015 wildfires could be costly

    Despite a wet spring, the Obama administration warned Tuesday that this summer's wildfires could drain the federal firefighting budget and force government agencies to transfer money from programs meant to reduce long-term fire danger.
  • Guadalupe Fire reaches 50 percent containment

    The wildfire has burned more than nine square miles of the Coronado National Forest in extreme southwestern New Mexico.