Forest Fires

Wildfire air attack crews continue to battle the Bighorn Fire along the western side of the Santa Catalina Mountains in Oro Valley, Ariz. Hundreds of homes on the outskirts of Tucson remain under an evacuation notice as firefighters work to keep the wildfire from moving downhill from canyons and ridges in the Coronado National Forest.


A forest fire burns on a hill north of Mexico City. Several fires have been burning in the hills around Mexico City for two days.

AP Photo/Tomas Stargardter

Firefighters battle the Maria Fire in Somis, California.

AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez

This photo from video provided by KTLA-TV shows shows the beginning of the Maria fire at an antenna farm atop South Mountain near Santa Paula, California.


Firefighters work to contain a wildfire burning off Merrill Dr. in Moraga, California. Police have ordered evacuations as the fast-moving wildfire spread in the hills of the San Francisco Bay Area community.

AP Photo/Noah Berger