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 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 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