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Wildfire: Indian Fire has Slight Growth

The Indian Fire in the Inyo National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness grew slowly today. The fire is now at 2,624 acres with 20% containment. New information was released regarding what fire crews are doing with the fire. … Continue reading

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Wildfire: Indian Fire Grows to 879 Acres

The Indian Fire continues to grow slowly. It is now at 879 acres with 5% containment. No changes with the trail closures at this time. Below is an excerpt from InciWeb in the evening hours. The Indian Fire is estimated … Continue reading

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Wildfire: Indian Fire Now at 613 Acres

Nothing much has changed other than the size of the fire is continuing to grow. The exact new release from the incident is below. Fire Facts: Size: 613 acres Cause: Appears to be lightning Containment: 0% Crews: 2 Fuel Type: … Continue reading

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Wildfire: Indian Fire

A wildfire is located within the Inyo National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. Trail closures have been issued and are listed in the press release below. If you were going into Jordan Hot Springs, you will need to … 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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Wildfire Update: Latest Progression Map

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Schaeffer Fire Closes Roads and Trails

As the Schaeffer Fire continues to grow, roads and trails in the area need to close down. The Sequoia National Forest has issued a Forest Order to close certain roads and trails. Click the links below to find out which … Continue reading

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Wildfire Update: Schaeffer Fire

Here is a news update regarding the Schaeffer Fire. It is taken directly from InciWeb. You can click on the map above for a larger image. The fire is getting closer to the GTW in some spots. Schaeffer Fire Burning … Continue reading

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