Oklahoma Wildfires Kill 2; Threat Nears Historic LevelWildfires that have killed two people in western Oklahoma are nearing conditions not seen in at least a decade.
Female Firefighter To Lead Forest Service Amid ScandalA female wildland firefighter has been tapped by the Trump administration to steady the U.S. Forest Service as it reels from allegations of sexual misconduct and struggles to change its male-dominated culture.
Louisiana Officers Help Stranded Girl Scouts From TexasSome Girl Scouts from North Texas received help after becoming stranded by a thunderstorm while kayaking in Louisiana.
Big Effort To Better Understand Bats Takes Wing In Texas, 30 Other StatesAn effort spanning Texas, 30 other states and 10 Canadian provinces has been working to better understand the ecological role that bats play, and the threats they face from climate change, habitat loss and wind energy development.
Feds Say Prepare For Another Busy Fire SeasonThe chief of the U.S. Forest Service says he expects this year's fire season to be as active as last year, when historic fires charred hundreds of square miles in Texas, Arizona, New Mexico and elsewhere.