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Excessive Heat Expected Sunday, Monday in Tucson
Temperatures are expected to top out around 113 in Tucson on Sunday.
Yarnell Fire 40% Contained and Slowing; Evacuees Return
Hundreds of people back in homes in Yarnell, Peeples Valley; no houses lost.
Forester: 'Active Wildfire Season Has Materialized'
Year-round fire season means 35 fires so far this year, scorching 30,000 acres.
Yarnell Fire at 3,300 Acres; More Residents Evacuated
Fire moving away from populated areas as it continues growing; U.S. 89 closed.
Hundreds Evacuate Yarnell; Wildfire Grows to 1,200 Acres
Town where 19 hotshot firefighters died three years ago fighting a blaze.
Wildfires Have Burned 30,000 Acres in Coronado This Year
Active year has had numerous human-caused fires, which are all preventable, official says.
Grand Canyon Works Toward Dimming Its 5,000 Lights
Dark Sky Association grants provisional status, giving canyon 3 years to retrofit lights.
Wildfire Near Mexican Border Exceeds 8,500 Acres
Crews have half the fire contained; wildlands managers worry about conditions.
The Art of Paying Attention: Snakes
Many people happily share their yards with creatures that fly and hop, but what about the ones that slither?
Wildlife Crossings Give Animal Commuters the Right of Way
Also on Arizona Spotlight: Snakes in the Garden; Turning a Passion into a Business; Dímelo Asks About Favorite Places
Forest Officials: Too Many Unattended Campfires
Crews in Coronado Forest's Catalina District say this is peak fire season.
Young Leaders in Tucson Tackle Environmental Challenges
One Young World Summit convenes 500 young adults at Biosphere 2.
Lake Mead at Lowest Level on Record, 37% Capacity
Further declines seen before upstream dam releases will build it again.
Environmental Impact of Border Barriers in the Past Decade
Sierra Club publishes "11 Years of Lawlessness"
Ducey Vetoes Water Bills Affecting Cochise County
'I will not sign legislation that threatens Arizona’s water future,' he says in veto message.
Springtime Buzz: How to Stay Safe around Swarming Bees
One way to deal with increased pollen-gathering activity: 'Run ... keep running.'
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