The Biggest Tree in the World, the General Sherman, raked and wrapped in preparation for the incoming #KNPComplex fire. Sequoia National Park
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The foil goes higher that you might think #KNPComplex Sequoia National Park, NPS photo #KNPComplexFire
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Still doesn't seem high enough. Why wouldn't they bring in cherry-pickers to get higher up? Hoping for the best...
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The trees are fire resistant, have you ever burnt a thick log on a fire, say 2 feet in diameter? Ever taken it off the next morning and chopped it in half, the middle is still perfectly fine, the fire has only gone about 2 to 3 inches deep usually.

Sep 18, 2021 · 7:38 PM UTC