BLM to burn piles in Giant Sequoia groves

An effort to help protect these iconic trees from being destroyed in wildfires Bill Gabbert | | January 8, 2022 The Bureau of Land Management  plans to burn up to 1,000 piles of downed hazard trees, branches, and understory brush at Case Mountain Extensive Recreation Management Area (ERMA) southeast of Three Rivers in Tulare […]

Photos and video from the Windy Fire in Sequoia National Forest

Giant Sequoia Fire

Numerous giant sequoias were killed in the fire Bill Gabbert | December 12, 2021 | giant sequoia, Windy Fire | In 2021 the Windy Fire burned more than 97,000 acres in the Sequoia National Forest and the Tule River Reservation in California. It killed numerous giant sequoia trees which can live for up to 3,000 years. Mike […]