Mon., May 23, 2011 10:48am
While the fire mostly has been contained, the aerial videos date from the fire's early weeks, when it appeared more dramatic from the air. The...
Thu., May 19, 2011 2:14pm
Firefighters have contained 55% of the massive blaze burning in the Okefenokee Swamp. Progress came quickly this week as wind, humidity and...
Mon., May 16, 2011 12:46pm
Fire crews are making progress with the wildfire burning inside southeast Georgia’s Okeefenokee Swamp. That progress comes courtesy of some rain...
Tue., May 10, 2011 5:06pm
The Honey Prairie fire in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge has grown to over 90,000 acres. Lighting likely set the blaze on April 28, and the...
Mon., May 9, 2011 2:27pm
A fire burning through the Okefenokee Swamp has now scorched nearly 90,990 acres, making the air smell smoky nearly 200 miles to the north.
Fri., February 11, 2011 3:35pm
Environmental groups have formally asked the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to re-introduce panthers to the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge. If...
Thu., November 25, 2010 7:22am
Georgia authorities found evidence of arson in connection with a large wildfire near the Florida state line.
Wed., September 1, 2010 2:12pm
The Nature Conservancy has bought more than a thousand acres of fire-scorched land and donated it to the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge. The...
Thu., August 27, 2009 3:44pm
Oglethorpe Power Corporation is replanting 500 acres of hardwood forest ins