This is the second episode of ABC News Digital's four-part series "Green New Future," which highlights innovators and environmental solutions. (NEW YORK) -- The answer to managing wildfires may have been hiding in nature all this time. Wildfires are a natural occurrence in forest ecosystems, but... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Dozens of wildfires blazing through the Western U.S. are continuing to shroud surrounding areas in smoke and haze. At least 92 large wildfires are continuing to burn in the West, mostly in California, Oregon and Washington. Evacuation orders are in effect for... Read More.
(LEESBURG, Fla.) -- One person is confirmed dead and no survivors have been found after a firefighting helicopter crashed into a Florida marsh on Tuesday, authorities said. The crash occurred around 4 p.m. near Leesburg Airport in central Florida during a training exercise, according to... Read More.
By HALEY YAMADA, ABC News(PORTLAND) -- A helicopter pilot died Monday while battling the White River Fire in Mount Hood National Forest, officials said Tuesday.About 20 miles east of Portland, Oregon, the pilot was flying a Type 1... Read More.