Rocky Mountain Area Coordination Center


Tue July 8, 2014

Wet Weather Dampens Colorado Fire Season, For Now

The Reservoir Road Fire outside Loveland, Colorado in 2012.
Nathan Heffel KUNC


Tue July 3, 2012

After South Dakota Crash, MAFFS C-130's Back In The Air

A modified military C-130H Hercules plane performs a test drop earlier this year during MAFFS training day at Peterson AFB, Colorado Springs.
Jim Hill KUNC

As numerous fires continue to burn across Colorado and the western United States, the fatal crash of a key part of the firefighting effort concerned officials battling the blazes.  

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Thu September 1, 2011
Fire Danger

Fire Danger Increases before Holiday Weekend

Creative Commons

Cooler weather is expected for Colorado going into the Labor Day weekend but there’s also a forecast for increased fire danger today.

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Thu May 5, 2011
Colorado Wildfires

BLM Lifts Fire Restrictions in Northern Colorado

Colorado State Forest Service

Citing decreased danger in northern and eastern Colorado, the Bureau of Land Management has lifted fire restrictions on its lands in Boulder, Gilpin, Larimer, Lincoln, Logan, Morgan, Sedgwick, Washington, Weld and Yuma counties.

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