SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) — From Box Elder County to Blanding, there are 17 active wildfires burning in Utah at the time of this publication.
UtahFireInfo.gov released that information via their website's interactive map, showing the locations of the wildfires.
Utah Fire Info also tweeted about the situation stating:
There are currently 17 uncontained wildfires burning throughout Utah. They vary in size between 1 acre and 5,000 plus. For more information, visit: utahfireinfo.gov
Still, Utah wildfires are down by nearly half in 2019 compared to the same time last year.