High Park Fire


Fri February 8, 2013


Tue January 29, 2013
Colorado Wildfires

CSU Scientists Study Toxic Impact of High Park Fire on Air Quality

Residents in South Fort Collins view the High Park Fire, which started on June 9, 2012.
Grace Hood KUNC

Air pollution in Fort Collins during the 2012 High Park Fire rivaled some of the worst days in places like Mexico City or Los Angeles—well known for poor air quality.

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Thu January 24, 2013

Udall And Bennet Make Another Push For Watershed Restoration Funding

Screencap of Senator Michael Bennet standing by a photo of the blackened Poudre on the Senate floor

Colorado Democratic Senators Michael Bennet and Mark Udall are making one final push for emergency watershed protection funding to be included in Hurricane Sandy disaster-relief legislation.

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Fri December 28, 2012

Colorado's Worst Fire Season In A Decade Continues

A tree engulfed by flames in the Mount Saint Francois area of Colorado Springs in June.
Master Sgt. Jeremy Lock U.S. Air Force

Colorado’s worst fire season since 2002 has yet to be fully extinguished. Despite recent snowfall the Fern Lake Fire continues to smolder in Rocky Mountain National Park, and has been since October.

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Mon December 24, 2012