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Rim Fire from the Yosemite Crane Flat Webcam

Fire Restrictions in place EARLY in Sequoia National Forest

KSEE is reporting that the Sequoia National Forest and Giant Sequoia National Monument have already implemented early fire restrictions, starting back on May 1, 2013. From the news report: A very dry winter has led to high fire danger much earlier than in previous years. In response to the increasing potential for wildland fire starts, Sequoia …

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Fire? Don’t Panic! It’s Just the Winter Prescribed Fire Program!

Yep, it’s that time of year again when the Forest Service begins it’s winter prescribed burn program!  So those dark clouds along Highway 38, south of Big Bear Lake, near Green Valley Lake, and near  the various fire stations are probably nothing to be too concerned about. From the Forest Service: San Bernardino National Forest …

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