California town launches 'Goat Fund Me' campaign to alleviate wildfire risk
January 18, 2019, 9:16 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Officials in Nevada City race against time to employ a few hundred brush-munching ungulates.
Cats, dogs and a bobcat are the latest burn victims saved with fish skin
December 10, 2018, 2:54 p.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
A team of veterinarians use tilapia skin as a healing bandage on their paws.
Northern California's Camp Fire has been contained
November 26, 2018, 1:06 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Camp Fire, California's deadliest wildfire in history, was contained on Nov. 25 after burning 220 square miles.
How to help people affected by the California wildfires
November 20, 2018, 12:15 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Organizations are accepting donations for victims and first responders.
Urban air pollution skyrockets as California wildfires burn
November 19, 2018, 12:11 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Air pollution in San Francisco and environs hit an all-time high.
Death toll continues to rise in California wildfires
November 16, 2018, 10:13 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Camp Fire raging in northern California is the deadliest in the state's history.
Insurance companies deploy private firefighters in wildfire-scorched California
November 15, 2018, 9:49 a.m. by Matt Hickman
For wealthy homeowners, extra peace of mind comes with a high price tag.
California firefighters battle new 15,000-acre wildfire near Redding
September 6, 2018, 12:18 p.m. by Ben Bolton
The Delta Fire started as 3 separate fires but has merged into one giant blaze.
In Florida's Everglades, prescribed burning helps head off larger wildfires
September 2, 2018, 10:46 a.m. by Dan Chapman
Carefully managed fire is used as a tool to protect wildlands from invasive plants and other threats.
This runaway cow is so elusive, they're calling her 'ghost in the darkness'
Should you feed birds in winter?
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Magnetic north shifting by 30 miles a year, might signal pole reversal
Billionaire steps up for national parks, offering employment opportunities, army of volunteers
In memory of species declared extinct in 2018 — plus one we've already lost in 2019