Tag Archives: Springville

Lion Fire Update, 10/9/17, More Acres, More smoke in the Valley. 

Photo: View from Springville, looking northeast. 10/10/17, 7am.  The Lion fire has grown an additional 750 acres and is now 11,700 acres. The fire continues to actively back down towards the Little Kern, 32E02, and 33E14 trails in the Golden … Continue reading

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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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