Tag Archives: Containment

Lion Fire at 90% Containment

Remember the Lion Fire? Well it is still active and now at 90% containment. The cooling temps and now an expected storm should get the last 10% remaining. At least, that is what the officials are predicting. Here is the … Continue reading

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Wildfire Update: Lion Fire Over 17,000 Acres

The Lion Fire is now at 17,380 acres. Containment of the naturally started wildfire has moved up to 35%. The official news announcement, also from the Sequoia NF Facebook page, is below. Location: Golden Trout Wilderness, Lion Meadow Acres Burned: … Continue reading

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Wildfire Update: Pier Fire Contained!

The Pier Fire is now 100% contained. What does that exactly mean? Is the fire “out”? Well contained means the fire is kept within the perimeter. There are likely places within the perimeter still burning too and the potential for … Continue reading

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Wildfire Update: Shaeffer at 42% Containment

Incident: Schaeffer Fire Wildfire Released: 11 hrs. ago Related Information Update July 13 (pdf 217 kb) Acres Burned: 15,859 Structures Threatened: 13 Containment: 42% Injuries: 4 (minor) Personnel: 1,141 Fuel Type: Brush, timber, heavy dead and down Start Date: June 24, 2017 A Forest closure order for the fire area, including … Continue reading

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Wildfires Update on SQF

Below is a report that is from Sequoia National Forest’s Facebook page regarding the wildfires on the Forest. A user on our Facebook page also pointed out the new update on the Hidden Fire. Containment is now at 90%. More … Continue reading

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Angora Fire – Containment Change

The Angora Fire is now at 70% containment and 134 acres. Trail closures are still in effect, so plan accordingly. More information can be read at: http://www.inciweb.org/incident/3729/

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Fish Fire at 75% Containment

The Fish Fire is located in a remote part of the Golden Trout Wilderness in the Sequoia National Forest. The safety of the public and of firefighters is the number one priority of fire managers followed closely by the preservation … Continue reading

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