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Lion Fire Update, 10/7/17, 10am: 10,250 Acres, and Lots of Smoke. 

Cause Lightning Date of Origin Sunday September 24th, 2017 approx. 05:00 PM Location Near Lion Meadow in the Golden Trout Wilderness, Sequoia National Forest Incident Commander Jack Medina USFS, Joe Gonzales USFS Current Situation Total Personnel 221 Size 10,250 Acres … Continue reading

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Pier Fire, Full Containment! 

The Pier Fire has reached full containment at 36,566 acres. Full containment means that a perimeter line surrounds the fire keeping it from growing larger.  Flames and smoke will continue to be seen from unburned pockets of vegetation burning well … Continue reading

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Pier Fire Final Update 

The Pier Fire is 98% contained within fireline as of today. Firefighters will continue to extinguish remaining hot spots along the fire perimeter, suppression repair, and removal of fire equipment that is no longer needed. The public can still expect … Continue reading

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Pier Fire Update, 9:40am, 9/21/27: RAIN! 

Black Mountain Cloaked in Rain/Fog With wetting rains, firefighters will now focus their attention on suppression repair and removal of fire equipment no longer needed. Most of the dirt roads are unsafe to drive on with fire equipment, some areas … Continue reading

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