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Coronado National Forest

National forest officials urge caution with fire

National forest officials urge caution with fire

Your cooperation is needed to prevent fires on forest lands this weekend.

April 02, 2015 7:40 pmLoading…
Wild grasses pose Tucson-area wildfire threat

Wild grasses pose Tucson-area wildfire threat

Winter rains bring abundant growth that could fuel wildfires later.

March 06, 2015 7:45 pmLoading…
Calm fire, explosive warning at Huachuca

Calm fire, explosive warning at Huachuca

Prescribed fires above Fort Huachuca's gunnery ranges serve several purposes.

February 18, 2015 5:00 pm Video Photos

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Record rainfall in Tucson

Record rainfall in Tucson

Heavy rain also recorded in Catalina and Rincon mountains.

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3 hikers flown to safety after losing way to Lemmon

3 hikers flown to safety after losing way to Lemmon

They had food, water and proper clothing. All are in good condition.

January 03, 2015 12:00 am
Watch: Bighorn lamb plays in mountains near Tucson

Watch: Bighorn lamb plays in mountains near Tucson

A new video from Arizona Game and Fish shows a bighorn lamb playing in the Santa Catalina Mountains north of Tucson among a group of recently transplanted sheep.The video was taken Sunday by a Game and Fish biologist.Its mother, ewe #436, can be seen hidden in the brush near the lamb.The vid…

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Coronado Forest passes available for purchase online

Coronado Forest passes available for purchase online

Passes for Coronado National Forest sites are now available for purchase online.

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'Second autumn' dazzles in Sabino Canyon

'Second autumn' dazzles in Sabino Canyon

Autumn color stays, long after mountain leaves have faded.

December 03, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Solar panels bring sun's power to campgrounds

Solar panels bring sun's power to campgrounds

Some campgrounds in the Catalina Mountains benefit from solar power.

December 01, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Monsoon-nurtured grasses could fuel winter wildfires

Monsoon-nurtured grasses could fuel winter wildfires

Lush growth in the mountains has raised the risk of wildfires.

November 25, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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14 bighorns released into Catalinas; 3 others die

14 bighorns released into Catalinas; 3 others die

Another release of 16 is scheduled for today amid criticism from opponents.

November 21, 2014 12:00 am Video Photos

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Another bighorn sheep dies in the Catalina Mountains

Another bighorn sheep dies in the Catalina Mountains

Twelve of the original 31 sheep transplanted are still alive.

November 14, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
More private shrines appearing on S. Arizona forest lands

More private shrines appearing on S. Arizona forest lands

Officials have this advice for those building memorials: Don't.

November 05, 2014 11:00 am Photos

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Festival Saturday celebrates 50th anniversary of Wilderness Act

Festival Saturday celebrates 50th anniversary of Wilderness Act

Plenty of activities at Sabino Canyon.

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Mount Graham red squirrel counted in conservation effort

Mount Graham red squirrel counted in conservation effort

Monitoring program used to determine whether UA observatory harms the creatures’ population.

October 17, 2014 12:58 pmLoading…
Closure of Redington Pass shooting sites is extended

Closure of Redington Pass shooting sites is extended

The closure was extended until next Sept. 30 or until rescinded.

October 04, 2014 4:15 pmLoading…
Treating the landscape with fire

Treating the landscape with fire

Most of the land burned in Arizona wildfires this year was managed.

September 06, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Madera Canyon haven of blooms, birds

Madera Canyon haven of blooms, birds

Madera Canyon looks almost like a wild botanical garden in late summer.

September 05, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Forest project to benefit Mount Graham red squirrels

Forest project to benefit Mount Graham red squirrels

Work will help cut wildfire risk, improve habitat.

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