Firefighters from Napa County have returned home safely after spending many days fighting the Rim Fire in Yosemite, one of the biggest wildland fires in California history. Each local fire agency is billing the state for the costs of sending their …
Yosemite National Park has reopened all areas that were previously closed due to the Rim fire last August. The Rim fire started in Stanislaus National Forest, burned approximately 255,000 acres, including 77,000 acres within Yosemite
it has so far had little or no direct impact on Yosemite Valley, a popular spot for tourists and home to many of the park's iconic attractions, including the El Capitan rock formation. Authorities don't know what started the Rim Fire -- although …
Firefighters are slowly making progress against a sprawling wildfire that is now 20% contained in and around California's Yosemite National Park. But the Rim Fire continues to spread and now encompasses more than 288 sq miles (746 …
NASA’s Terra satellite—designed to observe the interaction between Earth’s land, air, water, and energy—saw the wildfire on Sunday from space: The California Rim Fire ... run for its money. The Rim Fire is edging into Yosemite National …
The logging bill approved Thursday refines a measure introduced last September as the Yosemite Rim Fire Emergency Salvage Act, a response to a weeks-long fire that burned 257,314 acres in Mariposa and Tuolumne counties. The blaze …
Firefighters report that the Rim Fire burning in the Yosemite Area is 35% contained Friday night. Just under 5,000 firefighters are working to contain the blaze, which has now burned over 213,000 acres . The fire has caused …
But a fire that is burning too hot is not healthy for any tree,” said Tom Medema, Yosemite’s chief of interpretation and education. The Rim Fire, which started Aug ... Funding for NOVA Next is provided by the Eleanor & Howard Morgan …
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The Rim Fire is now the largest in the United States in 2013 and ... and pine in the Sierra Nevada Range near and in Yosemite National Park. The fire started on August 17 and has destroyed 111 buildings; it is threatening 4,500 more. …
As crews advanced against a giant wildfire around Yosemite National Park, fire commanders said they would maintain use of a Predator drone to give them early views of any new flare-ups across in the remote and rugged landscape. The …