Utah Wildfire Season Heats Up, Most are Human-Caused

Jul 16, 2020

Utah is nearing the peak of wildfire season and with no rain in the forecast for the next 10 days, the risk of wildfire generation increases each day.   Kait Webb joins Chris and Nell on this weeks This Green Earth. Webb is the Statewide Prevention and Fire Communications Coordinator with the Utah Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands. She provides an update on where current wildfires are burning within the state, their size, containment and the fact that 80% of them are human-caused.