BLM Responds to Season’s First Significant Fires

The Black Fire is burning in the Highland Ridge Wilderness near the Great Basin National Park. (Photo courtesy of the Bureau of Land Management)

The Bureau of Land Management responded to three fires in recent weeks, the first fires of significance size this fire season, Tye Peterson said. The Eight Mile Fire was 50 percent contained as of press day, burning 5,700 acres in the South Pahroc … [Read more...]