Posted by: Sandy Steinman | July 12, 2022

Sequoias safe as crews battle Washburn fire in Yosemite

The Associated Press reports

“Increased fire activity” was expected Tuesday as crews continued to battle the 3,221-acre Washburn fire in Yosemite National Park, but officials were growing more confident that the Mariposa Grove of ancient sequoias would survive the blaze.


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