Is there fire in Yosemite?
Correspondingly, when was the fire in Yosemite?
August 17, 2013
Beside above, what is the air quality in Yosemite right now? Health Message: None
Thereof, why do they burn trees in Yosemite?
Mechanical Thinning and Pile Burning This process, known as mechanical thinning, is alsoused to reduce heavy accumulation of fuels in any forested area, which can help prevent larger fires by removing "ladder fuels" that carry fire from the forest floor into the canopy of mature, overstory trees.
Are California fires near Yosemite?
California wildfires: Ferguson Fire near Yosemite contained. A huge, deadly wildfire that burned for weeks and threatened the Yosemite National Park in California has finally been contained. The Ferguson Fire has burned through nearly 97,000 acres (39,250 hectares) of land to the south-west of the park since 13 July.