The U.S. Forest Service has abandoned logging plans it suspended in the mountains above Lake Tahoe nearly two years ago after a prominent scientist filed a lawsuit accusing the agency of acting illegally.
For decades, forest rangers in wooden towers across the West scanned the horizon with binoculars for smoke that could signal the start of a wildfire.
What started out as a shortcut turned into a four day ordeal for a woman who was nine months pregnant and eventually gave birth while lost in the Plumas National Forest.
Californias historic drought is causing an infestation of bark beetles that’s destroying trees in the states forest lands.
An environmental group says decimated giant kelp forests in Southern California are returning to health after volunteers removed nearly 2 million urchins that devour the sea plants.
The U.S Forest Service has reopened some wilderness areas that were closed because of the massive King Wildfire.
A U.S. Forest Service spokesman said more rain and high humidity on Saturday aided firefighters battling the King Fire.
Rescue Crews Searching For Santa Rosa Man, Missing Since Saturday After Hiking Northern California Forest
Rescue crews are searching for a Santa Rosa man who hasn’t been seen since Saturday, when he got separated from a friend during a hike in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.
Never to be the predictable rock star, Jack White deviated from the festival norm and played a surprise “pop-up” show before his official set at the Outside Lands Festival…