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Wawona Prescribed Burning, October 2023

Fire management is preparing to continue prescribed burning operations on the Studhorse unit which is south of the Wawona Hotel. https://www.nps.gov/yose/learn/news/wawona-prescribed-burn-october-2023.htm

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Valley Prescribed Burns, Week of June 18, 2023

Yosemite Fire has postponed the planned prescribed burn in the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias. Originally scheduled to begin this evening, this burn has been postponed until Fall 2023. https://www.nps.gov/yose/learn/news/valley-prescribed-burns-week-of-june-18-2023.htm

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Mariposa Grove Prescribed Burn: May 30-31, 2023

Fire crews will begin burning in the Mariposa Grove starting this week as conditions allow. Ignitions are planned to begin today, May 30 in the early evening and extend into tomorrow. https://www.nps.gov/yose/learn/news/mariposa-grove-prescribed-burn.htm

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Studhorse Prescribed Fire Continue in May 2023

Fire management is preparing to continue prescribed burning operations in the coming days on the Studhorse unit which is south of the Wawona Hotel. Previous firing operations took place mid to late April 2023 and burned approximately 90 acres of the 260 acre unit. Conditions permitting, ignitions plan to take …

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Studhorse Prescribed Fire Ignited (2023)

Fire crews will begin ignitions on the 150 acre Studhorse unit south of the Wawona Hotel today, Wednesday, April 19, 2023. https://www.nps.gov/yose/learn/news/studhorse-prescribed-fire-ignited-2023.htm

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Studhorse Prescribed Fire 2023

Yosemite Fire is assessing conditions to conduct prescribed burning operations in the Studhorse area (south of the Wawona Hotel) next week. https://www.nps.gov/yose/learn/news/studhorse202304.htm

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Yosemite Prescribed Fire Update for November 1, 2022

We are planning to take advantage of the predicted rain, cooler temperatures, and lower humidity to begin work on some much-needed prescribed burning projects this week. https://www.nps.gov/yose/learn/news/yosemite-prescribed-burning-update-november-1-2022.htm

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Spring Prescribed Fire Program to Begin in Yosemite National Park

The National Park Service announced plans today to conduct a prescribed fire in the Wawona area of Yosemite National Park. This burn is scheduled to begin April 9, 2008, and to continue for approximately two weeks, weather and air quality conditions permitting. The total area of the burn is about …

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Potential Prescribed Burning the week of October 23, 2022

With the prediction of slight rain over the weekend, we are preparing to conduct prescribed burning operations along Southside Drive in Yosemite Valley next week. https://www.nps.gov/yose/learn/news/potential-prescribed-burning-week-of-october-23-2022.htm

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Yosemite National Park to Begin Fall Prescribed Fire Program

The National Park Service is planning to begin fall prescribed fire activities in the Yosemite Valley area. Weather and air quality permitting, YV-15 will begin around September 16 th, while YV-4 is slated for the following week. Each unit will only take a day to complete, once begun. https://www.nps.gov/yose/learn/news/fallrxfire08.htm

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Prescribed Fire Planned in Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park Fire Managers are planning a prescribed fire in Big Meadow in the community of Foresta next Wednesday August 26, 2009. The total burn area will include 90 acres, pending weather conditions and air quality.  https://www.nps.gov/yose/learn/news/forestaburn09.htm

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