New Jersey Forest Fire Service

A brush fire broke out in Prospect Park on Monday, April 6. (Credit: Brooklynpippi)

National Weather Service Issues Brush Fire Warning For NYC Area

The National Weather Service has issued a fire warning for the New York City area because of dry brush and gusty winds.


A controlled burn in a New Jersey forest. (Credit: William Rashak)

Officials Warn Forest Fires Threat Could Be Disastrous In New Jersey This Year

The spring wildfire season is here, and this one has the potential to be disastrous in New Jersey.


Forest Fire (file / credit:

New Jersey Forest Fire Season More Active Than Last Year

It has been a very active forest fire season in New Jersey, much more so than last year, and officials are concerned.