College Professor Charged With Setting California Wildfire

College Professor Charged With Setting California Wildfire

Gary Stephen Maynard reportedly taught briefly at Santa Clara University and Sonoma State University Published August 12, 2021 • Updated on August 12, 2021 at 9:47pm. File Photo A college professor suspected in a series of arson fires has been charged with setting a...
Tree DNA convicts a poacher for the first time in federal court

Tree DNA convicts a poacher for the first time in federal court

Credit: U.S. Forest Service Prized trees can be sold for as much as several thousand dollars. But it is nearly impossible to distinguish between a poached tree and one that was harvested legally.By Teresa CareyAugust 17, 2021 fter fires ripped through Washington...
Dixie Fire torches homes, intensifies as blazes batter U.S. West

Dixie Fire torches homes, intensifies as blazes batter U.S. West

Flames from the Dixie Fire consume a home in the Indian Falls community of Plumas County, Calif., Saturday, July 24, 2021. (AP Photo/Noah Berger) by: Associated PressPosted: Jul 25, 2021 / 06:21 AM PDT / Updated: Jul 25, 2021 / 06:21 AM PDT Flames racing through...