The 213 Fire burning on about 60 acres of Southern Ute tribal land on both sides of the Animas River was about 60 percent contained on Tuesday.
Firefighters are working to contain two wildfires burning in Colorado.
In the old days, after the snow melted at ski resorts, all that remained was grass, a gondola and the occasional alpine slide.
Prescribed burns are planned on federal land at five locations in the San Luis Valley in southern Colorado this spring, but the dates haven’t been set.
The U.S. Forest Service has completed a prescribed burn on less than one square mile of the Pawnee National Grassland in Weld County.
The Colorado State Forest Service says an insect that kills ash trees hasn’t spread outside the city of Boulder, but a disease that attacks black walnut trees is advancing.
The federal government is making more than 90 percent of the 2.2-million-acre White River National Forest off-limits to future energy exploration.
There’s an effort to bring more affordable housing options to one of Colorado’s most popular destinations. It’s taking an act of Congress, but Summit County should soon acquire a big chunk of land for more housing.
The U.S. Forest Service says two small brush fires in Jefferson County were human-caused.
The fight for trail access across a 60-acre piece of land in San Miguel County owned by Oprah Winfrey is getting harsh.