Spruce Beetles Attack 213 Square Miles Of Colorado ForestSpruce beetles have attacked another 213 square miles of Colorado forests, making it the most destructive forest insect in the state for the fifth consecutive year.
Judge Says Forest Service Violated FOIA In Wolf Creek PlanA federal judge has found that the U.S. Forest Service violated the Freedom of Information Act by failing to conduct an adequate search and limiting what was disclosed without proper explanation to a proposed development in southwestern Colorado.
Several More Days To Contain Red Canyon WildfireFirefighters say it will take several more days to contain a small wildfire south of Glenwood Springs.
More Time Sought To Protest Federal Land Swap Near Wolf Creek Ski AreaEnvironmental groups want more time to file a protest on a public land swap involving a proposed development near the Wolf Creek Ski Area.
National Forest Recommends Land Swap For Ski RoadThe Rio Grande National Forest recommended approval of a land swap Thursday that would allow a developer to build an access road to a proposed ski village near the remote Wolf Creek Ski Area in southwestern Colorado.
Market Improving For Beetle-Killed TreesRising timber prices are improving the market for trees killed by spruce beetles in the Rio Grande National Forest.
Michigan Man Killed In Fall In Rio Grande National ForestA Michigan man was killed Friday morning after falling while taking a picture from the top of a waterfall in Rio Grande National Forest.
More Progress Made On Pipeline & West Fork Complex FiresThe Pipeline Fire burning near Trinidad was started by lightning on Wednesday and so far has burned 100 acres.
Assessment Reveals West Fork Complex Fire Only 19 Percent ContainedThe battle against the massive West Fork Complex Fire took a setback on Monday.
Crews Hope For Any Kind Of Break At West Fork Complex FireCrews defending small homes, a ski area and a handful of roads against an erratic wildfire in Colorado's southwest mountains hoped Monday for a break - any break - in the weather that will allow them to launch a more strategic assault.
Fire Rages, South Fork Braces For Long EvacuationA colossal wildfire near a popular summer retreat in southern Colorado continues to be driven by winds and fueled by dead trees in a drought-stricken area, authorities said Sunday.
West Fork, Windy Pass Fires Prompt Health WarningTwo backcountry wildfires in southwestern Colorado are expected to continue sending smoke into nearby towns, including Pagosa Springs.