Guns blamed for starting wildfires in parched West

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FILE- In this Friday, June 2, 2012, file photo, fire approaches homes near Saratoga Springs, Utah on Friday, June 22, 2012. In the tinder-dry West, where campfires, fireworks and even smoking cigarettes are banned across public lands, the Second Amendment still prevails. Despite dozens of wildfires sparked by target shooting across the West, state Legislatures are loathe to take up limits on firearms because of staunch opposition from guns rights advocates (AP Photo/The Deseret News, Jeffrey D. Allred) SALT LAKE TRIBUNE OUT; PROVO DAILY HERALD OUT; MAGS OUT