The Conservancy has 50 years of experience using fire safely and successfully. Our staff also lives in communities that are facing the threat of megafires. We offer their personal perspectives in our Wildfire Journal.
Parker Schuerman was among those who helped snuff out a blaze on our Davis Mountains preserve in Texas.
Chris Helzer reports from our Niobrara Valley Preserve in Nebraska, which was affected by the Fairfield Creek Wildfire.
Megan Sheehan's family vacation provided a sobering look at the destruction caused by Colorado wildfires.
Near Phantom Canyon Preserve in Colorado, staff member Heather Knight says "It’s about loss of lives, life’s loves, and livelihoods."
In Gila National Forest in New Mexico, the smoke from the Baldy-Whitewater Fire stings your eyes and tickles your throat.
Conservancy firefighter Jeremy Bailey provides an inside look at life on the front lines.
Browse daily updates & tweets about this season's wildfires.