PBS NewsHour

In Colo., Drought and Wind Fuel Summer of Fire

Clip: 06/15/2012 | 4m 13s

Almost a week after the High Park wildfire began west of Fort Collins, Colo., the flames still rage out of control. Meanwhile, in New Mexico, fires have burned almost 60 square miles. Tom Bearden reports from northern Colorado, where a dry winter, high winds and a tiny insect are making it hard to contain the flames.

Aired: 06/15/12

Rating: NR

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