Wildfire Resources

Here you'll find links to updated information about wildfires in the Four Corners region, as well as general information about wildfire. 

Current area fires with public information support:

East Canyon Fire:  InciwebFacebookTwitterLa Plata County COMontezuma County CO FacebookSan Juan National Forest (SJNF) FacebookSJNF Twitter.

Loading Pen Fire: InciwebColorado Wildfire InformationSan Juan National Forest (SJNF) FacebookSJNF Twitter#loadingpenfire

Six Shooter Fire: Durango Interagency Fire Dispatch FacebookDurango Fire & Rescue FacebookSouthern Ute Indian Tribe, San Juan National Forest Twitter, #sixshooterfire.

KSUT's Facebook is a great resource for shared updates from all of the above information sites. 


Southwest Colorado:
Fire weather forecast (western Colorado, northwest New Mexico)
Daily Fire Weather Briefing (National Weather Service-Grand Junction)
Durango Interagency Fire Dispatch Facebook
Durango Interagency incident reports
San Juan National Forest (Twitter)
La Plata County Office of Emergency Management (Twitter)
Durango Fire & Rescue (Twitter)
BLM Colorado Southwest District Fire Management (Twitter)
Ute Mountain Ute Fire Department
Southern Ute Tribe Fire Management

Colorado:
Colorado fires (Inciweb)
Colorado Wildfire Information (Twitter)
Montrose Interagency Fire Dispatch Center (Facebook)

Northwest New Mexico:
New Mexico fires (Inciweb)
New Mexico fire info (Twitter)

Northeast Arizona:
Arizona wildfires (Inciweb)
Southwest Coordination Center (Twitter)

Southeast Utah:
Utah wildfires (Inciweb)
Utah Wildfire info (Twitter)

National:
National Forest Service Active Fire Map
Inciweb Incident Management System
Google Earth Fire Data
Western Region Fire Weather Briefings

Learn more about wildfire:
Wildfire science
Fire in different eco-systems
Understanding fire danger
Hazardous fuel reduction
Firewise techniques for homeowners and communities
What is a prescribed fire?
What is a Fire Weather Watch and a Red Flag Warning?
Incident command
A kid's guide to wildfires