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Destructive Southwest wildfires bear 'really clear' sign of warming

Destructive Southwest wildfires bear 'really clear' sign of warming

Mounting evidence links our region's increase in destructive wildfires to climate change, researchers say.

July 07, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
BLACK FOREST FIRE

BLACK FOREST FIRE

A DC-10 Air Tanker drops fire retardant near home in the evening as the Black Forest Fire continues to burn out of control for a second straight day near Colorado Springs on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. The fire has consumed 11,500 acres. It has destroyed 92 homes and damaged others. The errati…

June 13, 2013 7:31 am
BLACK FOREST FIRE

BLACK FOREST FIRE

A helicopter makes another evening water run as the Black Forest Fire burns out of control for a second straight day near Colorado Springs on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. The fire has consumed 11,500 acres. It has destroyed 92 homes and damaged others. The erratic fire has forced the evacuation…

June 13, 2013 7:31 am
BLACK FOREST FIRE

BLACK FOREST FIRE

The front range glows an eerie red from the smoke of the Black Forest Fire which continues to burn out of control for a second straight day near Colorado Springs on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. The fire has consumed 11,500 acres. It has destroyed 92 homes and damaged others. The erratic fire ha…

June 13, 2013 7:31 am
Colorado Wildfires

Colorado Wildfires

Neighbors watch as the Black Forest Fire burns northeast of Colorado Springs, Colo., Tuesday, June 11, 2013. The fire burned several homes and forced the evacuation of thousands of people. (AP Photo/Bryan Oller)

June 12, 2013 9:33 am
Colorado Wildfires

Colorado Wildfires

Marian Williams takes photos of the Black Forest Fire which started burning northeast of Colorado Springs, Colo., on Tuesday, June 11, 2013. The fire burned several homes and forced the evacuation of thousands of people. (AP Photo/Bryan Oller)

June 12, 2013 9:33 am
BLACK FOREST ROAD

BLACK FOREST ROAD

A slurry bomber flies over homes as it prepares to drop fire retardant on the Black Forest Fire in northeast of Colorado Springs on Tuesday, June 11, 2013. The fire consumed an estimated 7500 acres. It damaged 40-60 structures and forced the evacuation of thousands of people. As of Tuesday n…

June 12, 2013 9:32 am
Colorado Wildfires

Colorado Wildfires

The Black Forest Fire burns northeast of Colorado Springs, Colo, Tuesday, June 11, 2013. The fire burned several homes and forced the evacuation of thousands of people. (AP Photo/Bryan Oller)

June 12, 2013 9:32 am
Colorado Wildfires

Colorado Wildfires

The Black Forest Fire burns northeast of Colorado Springs, Colo., Tuesday, June 11, 2013, as nearby residents Amy O'Connor, left, and Nathalie Bartleson watch it creep toward the tree line. The fire consumed an estimated 7,500 acres, damaged 40-60 structures and forced the evacuation of thou…

June 12, 2013 9:32 am
Colorado Wildfires

Colorado Wildfires

The Black Forest Fire smolders in the early evening, northeast of Colorado Springs, Colo, Tuesday, June 11, 2013. The fire burned several homes and forced the evacuation of thousands of people. (AP Photo/Bryan Oller)

June 12, 2013 9:32 am
Colorado Wildfires

Colorado Wildfires

The Black Forest Fire burns northeast of Colorado Springs, Colo, Tuesday, June 11, 2013. The fire burned several homes and forced the evacuation of thousands of people. (AP Photo/Bryan Oller)

June 12, 2013 9:32 am
Colorado Wildfires

Colorado Wildfires

Thick smoke approaches a home as the Black Forest Fire burns northeast of Colorado Springs, Colo, Tuesday, June 11, 2013. The fire burned several homes and forced the evacuation of thousands of people. (AP Photo/Bryan Oller)

June 12, 2013 9:32 am

Southeastern Arizona 'ready to burn' after dry winter, state forester warns

PHOENIX - High winds and low humidity are creating a danger for the upcoming fire season, especially for Southeastern Arizona, the state forester said Thursday.

May 03, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Forecast for Arizona's fire season, monsoon a tough call this year

Forest fire experts usually base part of their annual fire outlook on whether the dominant weather pattern is the so-called El Niño or the opposite La Niña.

April 10, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

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