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Lion Fire

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Sequoia National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1839 South Newcomb Street
Porterville, CA 93257

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News Releases — Lion Fire

Lion Fire Spreads Slowly in Wilderness Released: 10/4/2017
SPRINGVILLE, California, October 4, 2017 – The Lion Fire, ignited a week ago by lightning, has grown to approximately 3,500 acres. It is burning north of Lion Meadow in the Golden Trout Wilderness...
Lightning Caused Fire near Lion Meadow Released: 10/3/2017
SPRINGVILLE, California, September 27, 2017 – Forest fire managers have discovered a lightning-caused wildfire in the Golden Trout Wilderness near Lion Meadow. Approximately 200 acres have burned...