Tag Archives: Shaeffer Fire

Schaeffer Fire Area Closure Order Ends!

Good news for those wanting to cut over to the eastern portion of the Golden Trout Wilderness. The road closure has been lifted on the Sherman Pass road! Below is directly from the Sequoia National Forest’s public release letter. Schaeffer … Continue reading

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Shaeffer Fire at 74% Containment

Incident: Schaeffer Fire Wildfire Acres Burned: 16,002 Structures Threatened: 13 Containment: 74 % Injuries: 17 Personnel: 985 Fuel Type: Brush, timber, heavy dead and down Start Date: June 24, 2017 A Forest closure order for the fire area, including all roads and trails is in affect and will remain until … Continue reading

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Wildfire Update: Shaeffer Fire at 61% Containment

Incident: Schaeffer Fire Wildfire Acres Burned: 16,002 Structures Threatened: 13 Containment: 61% Injuries: 5 (minor) Personnel: 1,039 Fuel Type: Brush, timber, heavy dead and down Start Date: June 24, 2017 A Forest closure order for the fire area, including all roads and trails is in affect and will remain … 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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