A campfire, a wild firework, a discarded cigarette — all are threats with the state’s fire danger so high right now.
The Duckett Fire burning in southwest Colorado near Westcliffe was 80 percent contained on Sunday.
Firefighters say steep terrain is hampering their efforts to contain a wildfire in southern Colorado.
Residents evacuated from a Colorado wildfire are beginning to return home.
Fire officials say costs of fighting a blaze burning on seven square miles in the southern Colorado mountains have reached about $4 million.
Erratic, gusty winds are hampering efforts of firefighters to get two wildfires burning in Colorado under control.
Things have been tense for administrators and members of a church camp in southern Colorado which was evacuated this week due to the Duckett Fire.
Authorities say a wildfire burning in the southern Colorado mountains still has the potential to grow.