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Suppressing The Meadow Fire

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avatar Suppressing The Meadow Fire
September 15, 2014 10:36AM
Lots of helicopters flying around with gear and water and personnel...

You may enjoy:



Fighting the fire in Lost Valley:



(it would go get water from Merced Lake)

Flying back...







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Re: Suppressing The Meadow Fire
September 15, 2014 03:18PM
Fabulous! Glad you got these shots! Better detail than my eye could get... Mostly cuz I was almost always looking at the wrong spot at the right time! sad smiley

On our hike out, the "big boy" flew right overhead, pretty low. Pretty amazing!
Re: Suppressing The Meadow Fire
September 19, 2014 05:49AM
I didnt realize the fire was down into Tenaya canyon, how much of the lost valley burned?
avatar Re: Suppressing The Meadow Fire
September 19, 2014 06:10AM
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ryanmj
I didnt realize the fire was down into Tenaya canyon, how much of the lost valley burned?
Not that Lost Valley... the one along the Merced... between Bunnell and Moraine Dome
here:
http://www.mappingsupport.com/p/gmap4.php?ll=37.744814,-119.474020&z=14&t=t4



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avatar Re: Suppressing The Meadow Fire
September 19, 2014 06:12AM
This is Lost Valley:


Ok, now I'm melancholy... will have to go see this view when it reopens.. sad smiley



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