Forest Fire

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NJ Officials: 1 Fire Accidental, 1 Intentional In Ocean County

The fires, which were two of four that broke out in South Jersey last week, burned more than 500 acres of forest.


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Forest Fire At Wharton State Park Now Fully Contained

Another forest fire broke out Sunday morning at Wharton State Park.


Forest fire in New Jersey on April 25, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Rainy Weather, Calmer Winds Help Crews Make Progress Against Forest Fires Burning Across NJ

Shortly after firefighting crews gained control over four blazes burning in central and southern New Jersey, a new fire broke out Friday.


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Crews Make Progress On Woodlands Fire In Cumberland County

New Jersey forestry fire officials are monitoring a forest fire in a remote section of the Edward Bevan Wildlife and Fishing area in rural Cumberland County.


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Firefighters Battle Large Forest Fire In Cumberland County

The fire broke out around 3 p.m. on Wednesday just off Ackley Road in Downe Township.


File photo of forest fire in Tabernacle, New Jersey on April 9, 2012. (credit: CBS)

New Jersey Eyes Controlled Burns To Fight Forest Fires

New Jersey is on the verge of approving more controlled burns of underbrush on forest floors.


Forest Fire Contained In Southern New Jersey; May Be Arson

Crews have contained a forest fire in a remote section of southern New Jersey’s Hamilton Township, west of Atlantic City.


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Forest Fire Burning In Southern New Jersey

Crews are battling a forest fire in a remote section of southern New Jersey’s Hamilton Township, west of Atlantic City.


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DEP: Fire In Wharton State Forest Is contained

A forest fire that has consumed more than 200 acres in southern New Jersey has been contained.


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Camden County Forest Fire Continues To Burn

Crews have contained about half of a 200-plus acre fire that continues to burn deep in the Wharton State Forest in South Jersey.


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Camden County Forest Fire Under Investigation

A forest fire in Camden County is under investigation Thursday evening.


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Officials: Crews Continue To Battle South Jersey Forest Fires, No Threat To Homes

Smoke continues to billow in the air over Barnegat Township where a wildfire near Barnegat Blvd gets doused with water from helicopters. Officials say it is no longer a threat to homes


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Forest Fire Prompts Mandatory Evacuations In Berks County

Mandatory evacuations have been ordered in a section of Berks County due to a forest fire Monday afternoon.


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Forest Fire Burns 1,000 Acres In Burlington County, New Jersey

Fire crews stayed busy Monday night, heading into areas of the Pinelands in Tabernacle that flared up again.


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2 South Jersey Forest Fires Considered Suspicious

State environmental officials say two forest fires that have burned hundreds of acres in the southern New Jersey Pinelands are considered suspicious.