Florida Bill Would Let State Agencies To Use Drones To Eradicate Invasive PythonsA unanimously approved bill would allow the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Florida Forest Service to use drones in the fight against invasive Burmese pythons.
Florida Forest Service: Late Afternoon Storm Doused Much Of Sawgrass Fire In EvergladesA brush fire called the Sawgrass Fire continued to rage through the Everglades on the edge of western Broward County throughout much of Tuesday but a late afternoon storm, which packed strong winds and rain provided a benefit to firefighters.
Fire Breaks Out In Florida EvergladesThe Florida Forest Service reports that 10,000 acres have burned so far.
Fire Breaks Out At Homestead Trailer ParkA trailer park fire broke out in Homestead on Sunday.
Crews Have Contained 40% Of Homestead Brush FireCrews from Miami-Dade Fire Rescue and the Florida Forest Service are battling a big blaze that broke out just before noon in Homestead.
Forest Service: Arsonists Responsible For More Than 240 Wildfires In 2017State officials are calling on Florida residents to help combat arson after hundreds of cases of wildfires are believed to have been started intentionally.
Wind-Whipped Dade Brush Fires Burn 1,000-Plus Acres Florida forestry workers were back out Monday as they continued their battle against wind-whipped brush fires in southwestern Miami-Dade.
Putnam Urges Floridians To Have A "Wildfire Action" Plan Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam is urging Floridians to develop "wildfire action" plans citing more than 30 active wildfires.
Crews Monitor Scene Of Massive Dade Brush FireFire crews returned to the scene where a brush fire burned 400 acres in southwest Miami-Dade the day before.
Crews Get Massive SW Miami-Dade Brush Fire Under ControlMiami-Dade Fire crews are battling a blaze that has burned hundreds of acres in southwest Miami-Dade.
Wildfire Cases Have Increased In South FloridaSignificantly dryer conditions in South Florida are causing more wildfires this year, according to Florida Forest Service officials.
Firefighters Battle Several Grass Fires In SW Miami-Dade ParkMiami-Dade Fire Rescue and Florida Forest Service crews battled several grass fires in Southwest Miami-Dade that were considered to be acts of arson.
Fire Rescue Crews Fight 5 Brush Fires In SW Miami-Dade Miami-Dade Fire Rescue and Florida Forest Service crews responded to five brush fires on Sunday in Southwest Miami-Dade. According to Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, the fires were suspicious in nature.
Goulds Grass Fire Engulfs Hundreds Of AcresMiami-Dade Fire Rescue is rushing to extinguish a grass fire that has engulfed 150 acres in Goulds.
Brush Fire Blazing Through SW Miami-DadeA brush fire is blazing through Southwest Miami-Dade, stretching nearly 300 acres according to the Florida Forest Service.