The U.S. Forest Service has requested four Air Force C-130 Hercules air tankers equipped with MAFFS be activated to assist the civilian air tanker fleet.
The High Park Fire stands at 83,205 acres, and remains 45% contained. 2,037 personnel are now battling the blaze.
Saturday was a busy day for firefighters in Colorado. Uncooperative weather helped grow the High Park from 75,537 to 81,190 by the end of the operational day.
Every three seconds someone in America needs blood. Andrea Linn, a mother of two, knows firsthand just how life saving blood donations can be.