Despite the devastation, the Rim Fire's aftermath offers a "real opportunity to take ... allowing some lightning fires to burn in parts of Yosemite. Such fires are not without risk, however. The Cerro Grande fire in 2000 in Los Alamos, New …
The 2013 Rim Fire near Yosemite emitted as much greenhouse gas as the city of San Francisco produces in a year, and more methane is being emitted as dead vegetation decays, the report says. • The state spent $600 million fighting fires …
The Rim Fire seen from the Pilot Peak Lookout near Yosemite National Park in California. Credit: REUTERS/Mike McMillan/US Forest Service/Handout A wildfire raging in Yosemite National Park in the US has now burned 184,481 …
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TUOLUMNE CITY, Calif. – Crews were finally gaining ground on a massive wildfire burning near Yosemite National Park and no water or power disruptions were expected from ash raining on the main reservoir that supplies San Francisco, …
Starting Aug. 27, a force of nature devastated the economy of this historic Tuolumne County town, 3,100 feet high on the mountain pass into Yosemite National Park. The Rim fire burned well into October, devouring more than a quarter …
But fire officials are almost giddy about how much information they’re getting from a Predator drone that is flying above the Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park. They’ve been able use the aerial views to see through smoke, direct firefighters …
For over 10 days now, 3,700 firefighters have been battling the massive wildfire near California’s Yosemite National Park. The Rim Fire has scorched 1,34,000 acres, an area approximately the size of Chicago. The fire continues to grow in …
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 …
California's massive Rim Fire has already burned at least 192,500 acres of forest and scrub, including 43,000 acres of Yosemite National Park, since it started on Aug. 17. It's now California's sixth largest forest fire, covering a swath of …