Galena Fire (formerly the Soldier Canyon Fire) http://www.kunc.org en Vilsack, Jewell To Highlight Wildfire Risks To Water Supply In Fort Collins http://www.kunc.org/post/vilsack-jewell-highlight-wildfire-risks-water-supply-fort-collins <p>An announcement&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">regarding “a federal, local and private partnership to reduce the risks of wildfire to Colorado’s water supply” is expected Friday in Fort Collins.</span></p><p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 19:56:35 +0000 Grace Hood 47206 at http://www.kunc.org Vilsack, Jewell To Highlight Wildfire Risks To Water Supply In Fort Collins Firefighting Plane Now On Standby In Northern Colorado http://www.kunc.org/post/firefighting-plane-now-standby-northern-colorado <p>This week state officials stationed a single-engine air tanker at the Fort Collins-Loveland Airport in anticipation of a busy wildfire season.</p><p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 21:05:19 +0000 Grace Hood 42524 at http://www.kunc.org Firefighting Plane Now On Standby In Northern Colorado Electric Fence To Blame For Galena Fire http://www.kunc.org/post/electric-fence-blame-galena-fire <p>A Larimer County resident attempting to make an electrical connection for an electric fence generated a spark that resulted in the 1,348-acre Galena Fire. Wed, 03 Apr 2013 19:50:10 +0000 Grace Hood 42416 at http://www.kunc.org Electric Fence To Blame For Galena Fire Slideshow: A Look Inside The Galena Fire Burn Zone http://www.kunc.org/post/slideshow-look-inside-galena-fire-burn-zone <p>The majority of the 1,348 acre wildfire burned inside Lory State Park boundaries. No structures were damaged by the fire, but Lory’s landscape looks dramatically different with entire hillsides of black scorched earth. Fri, 22 Mar 2013 19:06:01 +0000 Grace Hood 41916 at http://www.kunc.org Slideshow: A Look Inside The Galena Fire Burn Zone PHOTO: Fort Collins’ Galena Fire Burn Scar As Seen From Space http://www.kunc.org/post/photo-fort-collins-galena-fire-burn-scar-seen-space <p>The recent <a href="http://kunc.org/post/galena-fire-100-contained-1348-acres-burned" target="_blank">Galena Fire west of Fort Collins is 100 percent contained</a>, but the burn scar will leave a lasting impression on the landscape. Thu, 21 Mar 2013 19:05:00 +0000 Emily Boyer 41844 at http://www.kunc.org PHOTO: Fort Collins’ Galena Fire Burn Scar As Seen From Space