• Firefighters put out a smoldering mulch fire at a landscaping business
    Firefighters put out a smoldering mulch fire at a landscaping business
  • Rotondo family home destroyed in brush fire
    Rotondo family home destroyed in brush fire
  • Jonathan Whitlow levels burning mulch
    Jonathan Whitlow levels burning mulch
  • Video: Sunday morning brush fire update
    Video: Sunday morning brush fire update
  • What we know about the brush fire: April 22, 2017
    What we know about the brush fire: April 22, 2017
  • Saturday night: Rick Scott gives update on brush fire
    Saturday night: Rick Scott gives update on brush fire
  • A damaged home off Keane Avenue
    A damaged home off Keane Avenue
  • Saturday: Giraffe returns to pen
    Saturday: Giraffe returns to pen
  • Saturday: Plane does a drop over brush fire in Collier
    Saturday: Plane does a drop over brush fire in Collier
  • 11 a.m. news briefing on brush fires on Saturday, April 22
    11 a.m. news briefing on brush fires on Saturday, April 22
  • Brush fire destroys equipment at American Farms
    Brush fire destroys equipment at American Farms
  • Tammy Smith of Ngala describes how they prepared for the fire
    Tammy Smith of Ngala describes how they prepared for the fire
  • Saturday: Crews fix power lines
    Saturday: Crews fix power lines
  • Saturday April 22, morning briefing on Golden Gate Estate brush fire
    Saturday April 22, morning briefing on Golden Gate Estate brush fire
  • Horse rescue during brush fire
    Horse rescue during brush fire
  • 5 things about the brush fire in Golden Gate Estates
    5 things about the brush fire in Golden Gate Estates
  • Friday night: Officials give update on brush fire
    Friday night: Officials give update on brush fire
  • Friday: Smoke from brush fire
    Friday: Smoke from brush fire
  • Jack Bernsen saves belongings from his home
    Jack Bernsen saves belongings from his home
  • Video: Brush fire Friday in Golden Gate Estates
    Video: Brush fire Friday in Golden Gate Estates
  • How to avoid breathing issues during fire season
    How to avoid breathing issues during fire season
  • Friday: Late afternoon brush fire update
    Friday: Late afternoon brush fire update
  • Friday: Fire crews at scene of brush fire
    Friday: Fire crews at scene of brush fire
  • Friday: Afternoon update on brush fires in Collier
    Friday: Afternoon update on brush fires in Collier
  • Gov. Rick Scott attends brush fires briefing
    Gov. Rick Scott attends brush fires briefing
  • Friday morning update from the scene of the Golden Gate Estates brush fires
    Friday morning update from the scene of the Golden Gate Estates brush fires
  • Friday: Cows move away brush fire
    Friday: Cows move away brush fire
  • Friday: Flames from brush fire
    Friday: Flames from brush fire
  • Avoiding breathing issues during fire season
    Avoiding breathing issues during fire season
  • Brush fire trail cam - Everglades Blvd on Thursday, April 21
    Brush fire trail cam - Everglades Blvd on Thursday, April 21
  • Aerial footage above brush fires in Golden Gate Estates
    Aerial footage above brush fires in Golden Gate Estates
  • Brush fires in Golden Gate Estates
    Brush fires in Golden Gate Estates
  • Crews battle brush fire in Golden Gate Estates
    Crews battle brush fire in Golden Gate Estates
  • Video: A look at Florida's brush fires
    Video: A look at Florida's brush fires
  • Rebuilding efforts after Lee Williams brush fire
    Rebuilding efforts after Lee Williams brush fire
  • 10 tips for protecting your home from brush fires
    10 tips for protecting your home from brush fires
  • Largest Southwest Florida wildfires in the last 10 years
    Largest Southwest Florida wildfires in the last 10 years
  • Video: Brush fire in North Naples
    Video: Brush fire in North Naples
  • Aerial footage of the brush fire in eastern Collier County
    Aerial footage of the brush fire in eastern Collier County
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Big Cypress Elementary School is being evacuated due to the brush fire burning in the area.

The students are being bused to Oak Ridge Middle, 14975 Collier Blvd.

Parents can only pick up their children at Oak Ridge and must present photo identification to retrieve their child, according to the Collier County School District.

More:Heating up: Active fire season likely just the beginning in Collier, Lee counties

More:Gov. Rick Scott attends briefing on Golden Gate Estates brush fires

More:Collier brush fire means stay indoors to avoid smoke inhalation

More:One Golden Gate Estates brush fire 60 percent contained, other 10 percent

More:Mandatory evacuations ordered for brush fire area in Golden Gate Estates

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