The Rim Fire burns through trees near Yosemite National Park, Calif., on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013. Firefighters gained some ground Tuesday against the huge wildfire burning forest lands in the western Sierra Nevada, including parts of …
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (CBS/AP) — A wildfire on the outskirts of Yosemite National Park has grown to more than 15 square miles and has forced the shutdown of one access road into the west side of the park. The U.S. Forest …
The blaze engulfed the backwoods of Yosemite National Park (threatening ancient sequoias ... To that end, the Conservancy recently earmarked $1 million toward Rim Fire restoration. That's a fraction of the tens of millions that …
The Rim Fire, the third largest fire in California recorded history, started Aug. 17 in the Stanislaus National Forest. It quickly spread to nearby Yosemite National Park totaling more than 250,000 acres or roughly 395 square miles at the …
For nearly two weeks, the nation has been transfixed by wildfire spreading through Yosemite National Park, threatening to pollute San Francisco’s water supply and destroy some of America’s most cherished landscapes. As terrible as the …
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
California's Rim Fire continues to burn in Yosemite National Park and Stanislaus National Forest, gaining more than 20,000 acres in size since Tuesday, yet fire-fighting crews have been able to maintain pace in keeping the blaze under …
The tree-scorching Rim Fire roaring through Yosemite — one of the largest fires in California’s history at this point — is so big satellites can see it with ease from space. By Monday, the wildfire had consumed more than 144,000 acres and …
August 25, 2013, 11:14 AM | California's Rim Fire rages out of control threatening more homes and some of Yosemite National Park's precious sequoia trees. Bigad Shaban reports.
YOSEMITE NATIONAL FOREST, California - NASA released this satellite picture Monday of the Rim Fire now raging out of control near the Yosemite National Forest. The fire, now covering more than 224 square miles, is still only 7 percent …