A wildfire raging in the northwest part of Yosemite National Park was expected to advance farther into the park on Tuesday and continue to threaten a reservoir that supplies most of San Francisco's water. The so-called Rim
The massive Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park in California is an example of how drought can amplify wildfires in a warming, drying West. The fire, which now ranks as the 14th-largest wildfire in state history, has …
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The numbers are moving in the right direction. On Tuesday, Cal Fire reported the Rim Fire burning in the Yosemite region is now 75 percent contained, and the acreage burned held steady overnight at 235,841 …
The Rim Fire continues to burn in and west of Yosemite National Park. Forest service officials say they're still assessing how much damage the fire has caused to timber and recreation land. The Groveland Ranger …
Despite stubborn heat and wind over the Labor Day weekend, firefighters battling the Rim fire burning into Yosemite National Park tightened ... An employee at the Twain Harte fire station said Tuesday that McNeal …
The closure of the park hurt businesses throughout the county that were already reeling from earlier closures related to the 2013 Rim Fire, which …
A relatively cool and humid Labor Day allowed fire crews to make major progress toward corralling a massive wildfire searing the edge of Yosemite National Park in California. By Wednesday, authorities had lifted …
The massive Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park in California is an example of how drought can amplify wildfires in a warming, drying West. The fire, which now ranks as the 14 th-largest wildfire in state history, has …
Yosemite National Park
While media attention is being showered on Yosemite due to the Rim Fire, so far it has burned a fraction of the landscape that the '88 fires did in sweeping across Yellowstone. Whereas the acreage of the Rim Fire on …
A soils scientist from the Burned Area Emergency Response team assesses a burn area in the Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park, Calif. Of the more than 250,000 acres that burned within the Rim Fire perimeter, the …
Yosemite National Park