Mariposa & Yosemite

June 20, 2013

Firefighters rescue baby owls in Carstens fire near Mariposa

Structures and people remain safe, but firefighters at the Carstens fire made their first save, rescuing two baby owls. According to Calfire, a crew in the Buckingham Mountain Area in the Stanislaus National Forest found the baby great horned owls Thursday on the ground next to a fallen tree near where bulldozers were putting in a containment line.

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