wildfire management

Forestry Dollars Help Create Defensible Space
The Wyoming State Forestry Division in Casper has matching grant dollars available to private land owners who want to carry out wild fire mitigation work around their properties. Natrona County Wild Fire Mitigation Coordinator, Sam Weaver, says they strongly encourage property owners to create defen…
Ferris Mountain Wildfire Controlled But Spreading
BLM High Desert Management officials says the wildfire burning in the Ferris Mountains nearly tripled in size Tuesday, but is under control and helping them reach forest management objectives. Listen here, Darwin Schultz, with the Bureau of Land Management, Rawlins Field office, says the fire grew t…
Ferris Mountain Wildfire Managed As Controlled Burn
A wildfire in the Ferris Mountains in Carbon County, just over the border from Natrona County, flared up Sunday afternoon sending smoke billowing and drifting to the east over Pathfinder reservoir. Fire management officials with the Bureau of Land Management say the fire that’s been smolderin…