Forest Fire

Smoldering Charcoal Blamed For Pine Barrens Forest FireNew Jersey state environmental officials on Wednesday said some charcoal briquettes apparently sparked a forest fire that has burned roughly 1,000 acres in the state's Pine Barrens.
Pine Barrens Forest Fire About 50 Percent ContainedThe fire broke out on Monday in Woodland Township, Burlington County, and later spread in Ocean County.
Fire Torches 100 Acres In New Jersey Pine BarrensThe blaze had spread more than 100 acres in Woodland Township, near the Brendan T. Byrne State Forest in Burlington County.
Brush Fire Rips Through Forest Near Greenwood Lake In West Milford, N.J.A brush fire raged late Tuesday afternoon in a forest near Greenwood Lake in West Milford, New Jersey.
Wildfire Rages In Hudson Valley Forcing Some Homeowners To EvacuateThe fire, which started just before noon on Sunday in the Town of Mamakating, has affected more than 1,700 acres of the Shawangunk Ridge State Forest.
Evacuations Ordered In Ulster County Due To Forest FireEvacuations were under way in upstate Ulster County Monday evening due to a major forest fire.
Smoke From NJ Brush Fire Being Smelled As Far Away As NYCThe fire, which broke out Sunday, has burned more than 1,500 acres, or about 2 square miles, along Batsto Road in Wharton State Forest. The smoke can be seen for miles.
Firefighters Work To Contain Camden Forest FireFire crews were called to the Goshen Pond Camping area in the Wharton State Forest in Camden after the blaze broke out Thursday.
New Jersey Forest Fire Season More Active Than Last YearIt has been a very active forest fire season in New Jersey, much more so than last year, and officials are concerned.
Fire Warden Keeps Watch On Passaic, Bergen CountiesThe forest fire risk is high in New Jersey and WCBS 880 reporter Peter Haskell paid a visit to the state's forest fire service up in Ringwood.
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