Everglades Brushfire

Everglades Fire Creates Haze Over SW Dade

There was a light haze and the smell of smoke in the air over parts of southwest Miami-Dade early Tuesday morning thanks to a small brush fire burning in the southern part of Everglades National Park.


Brush fire burning off SW 8th Street in SW Miami-Dade. (CBS4)

2011 Moving Up In Rankings For Bad Wildfires

Drought conditions in Florida are pushing 2011 up the list of the all-time worst years for wildfires.


(Source: AP)

Increased Fire Danger Forces Fla. Campfire Restrictions

Open campfires are prohibited after officials enforced temporary campfire restrictions across Florida.


Brush fire burning off SW 8th Street in SW Miami-Dade. (CBS4)

16 Thousand Acres Burned In Big Cypress Fire

A wildfire in the Big Cypress National Preserve, sparked last week by a lightning strike, has consumed more than 16-thousand acres.



FHP Reopens Coastal I-95 Stretch After Wildfire, Smoke

The Florida Highway Patrol reopened a 30-mile stretch of Interstate 95 on the state’s central Atlantic coast Tuesday after the fast-moving wildfire caused the highway’s shutdown.