High Park Fire: One Year Later http://www.kunc.org en High Park Fire Recovery Manager Announces New Mitigation Work http://www.kunc.org/post/high-park-fire-recovery-manager-announces-new-mitigation-work <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Non-federally owned hillsides in Poudre and </span>Rist<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Canyons will be among the first mitigation projects to start August </span>18<sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 16:20:11 +0000 Nathan Heffel 48432 at http://www.kunc.org High Park Fire Recovery Manager Announces New Mitigation Work Burn Zone Flood Potential Varies By Storm http://www.kunc.org/post/burn-zone-flood-potential-varies-storm <p></p><p>It may not seem like it, but flash flooding and wildfires go hand in hand. The burned areas that wildfires leave behind are devoid of natural ground cover that keeps the soil from eroding too quickly. Sun, 07 Jul 2013 16:31:26 +0000 Jackie Fortier 46755 at http://www.kunc.org Burn Zone Flood Potential Varies By Storm Living In A Wildfire Zone? Get Prepared Now http://www.kunc.org/post/living-wildfire-zone-get-prepared-now <p>Sunday marked one year since the start of the High Park Fire, which ultimately destroyed 259 homes northwest of Fort Collins. Hot weather now has many Coloradans thinking about this year’s wildfire season.</p><p> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 14:42:21 +0000 Erin OToole 45586 at http://www.kunc.org Living In A Wildfire Zone? Get Prepared Now A Year Later, Few Residents Have Rebuilt After Colorado Fire http://www.kunc.org/post/year-later-few-residents-have-rebuilt-after-colorado-fire Sunday marks the one-year anniversary of the High Park fire northwest of Fort Collins, Colo. The blaze consumed 259 homes in the rural area, but so far only 10 households have finished rebuilding a year later.<p>As Gary and Martha Lemert sort through photographs from the High Park fire, it takes just one before and after shot to convey the complete devastation of their 10-acre property.<p>All they had left after the fire was a green roof that looked like it had been melted on top of gray rubble. Sun, 09 Jun 2013 12:33:11 +0000 Grace Hood 45546 at http://www.kunc.org A Year Later, Few Residents Have Rebuilt After Colorado Fire A Year On, How The High Park Fire Unfolded http://www.kunc.org/post/year-how-high-park-fire-unfolded <p>This weekend marks the one-year anniversary of the High Park Fire northwest of Fort Collins. The 87 thousand acre wildfire destroyed 259 homes and killed one person.</p><p> Sat, 08 Jun 2013 18:08:37 +0000 Jackie Fortier & Jim Hill 45521 at http://www.kunc.org A Year On, How The High Park Fire Unfolded