Fri., July 12, 2013 11:00am
Weeks of heavy rain that have drenched much of the Southeast have been a blessing at a wildlife refuge that straddles the Georgia-Florida state line...
Thu., November 29, 2012 7:38am
A 215-acre fire burning near the Black and Springer mountains in northern Georgia is about 85 percent contained. Officials with the U.S. Forest...
Fri., August 17, 2012 1:18pm
Georgia is sending 45 firefighters west to help control wildfires raging along the Oregon-California border. The Barry Point fire covers more than 79...
Mon., August 13, 2012 6:52am
Federal officials are partnering with state agencies to conserve land in Southeast Georgia recently hit by large wildfires. The agreement provides $...
Tue., May 1, 2012 2:25pm
US Forest Service officials say, they expect to have three more air tankers to tackle this year's wildfire season. And ten more are on the way...
Fri., April 13, 2012 10:00am
The Georgia Department of Transportation is warning drivers in South Georgia to look out for roads obscured by smoke from a wildfire burning in...
Thu., April 12, 2012 2:15pm
Dry conditions mean wildfire danger is high in many places. Ongoing drought is to blame. State officials urge caution.
Wed., February 8, 2012 4:07pm
Forecasters are predicting more dangerous conditions for the spring wildfire season. Rains expected this month could improve conditions, but not...
Wed., January 11, 2012 9:30am
Cumberland Island's top official says investigators believe a 43-acre wilderness was started by a person, but they do not suspect it's a...
Thu., December 15, 2011 7:55am
A wildfire that's scorched more than 480 square miles in the Okefenokee Swamp is still burning deep underground after nearly eight months,...