Immigration protests in area may disturb campers, forest officials warn.
Abundant monsoon rains have led to fire restrictions being lifted.
2011 wildfire was started by a company employee.
No structures are threatened.
Oak Fire being managed to benefit the environment
They should write a novel called "The Bridges of Sabino Canyon."
The federal government formally announced Friday that it will restart reviews of the proposed Rosemont Mine’s impacts on eight endangered species including the ocelot.
Target shooters are once again blasting away on national forest land near the Catalina Highway, despite efforts to close the area off with boulders — and many are leaving behind bullet-riddled targets ranging from tires and appliances to a fire extinguisher.
Mountain wildflowers are usually associated with the days of summer high in the Catalina Mountains, but some are bursting into bloom now at 8,000 feet in the range north of Tucson.
The Redington Fire burning east of Tucson was 80 percent contained Monday and burned less acreage than initially estimated.
The Redington Fire burning east of Tucson is now 80 percent contained and burned less acreage than initially estimated.
The Redington Fire which has consumed 125 acres since it started Saturday afternoon is now 50 percent contained.
Sabino Canyon, a spectacular slash in the Catalina Mountains northeast of Tucson, now attracts 1 million visitors a year — and federal officials say the canyon’s 21-year-old recreation plan is due for a makeover.
You could stay in a plain old motel room — or you could try something a bit more adventurous: Bedding down for the night in a historic Civilian Conservation Corps house or a onetime ranger’s cabin in a scenic national forest setting.
A wildfire burning in Garden Canyon in the Huachuca Mountains has grown and a Type 1 incident management team is expected to take over command of the fire around 6 p.m. Tuesday.
Rose Canyon Lake — a popular woodsy destination for anglers, campers and picnickers — reopens today for the summer season.
The stage is set for wildland fires, but they don't have to start, say land managers.
A bighorn sheep was found dead Friday in the Catalina Mountains — marking the 13th bighorn death since 31 sheep were relocated to the range from the Yuma area in November, state wildlife officials confirmed Monday.
Mountain lions that kill bighorn sheep in the Catalina Mountains will now be tracked and killed by state-sponsored hunters only in a portion of the Catalinas rather than throughout the range, wildlife officials said Friday.
Full-out preparation for fire season may not be enough in a year when winter disappeared.