Media Advisory--Media Tours of The Rim Fire
Incident: Rim Fire Wildfire
Thursday, August 29, 2013
The Southern Area Incident Management Blue Team will host four daily media tours beginning on Friday, August 30, 2013. Destinations will be determined to identify the best photo/video opportunities. Each tour will be first come first serve to reserve a tour.
Tours will leave from the Rim Fire Incident Command Center, and will begin promptly at:
9:00 Am (To the Yosemite area)
2:00 Pm ( To the Yosemite area)
There will be a limit of 3 vehicles per tour. Carpooling will be required. Public Information Officers will be on site to answer questions and facilitate the tour.
No additional tours will be arranged outside of these times. All members of the media must arrive ready to leave at the scheduled times, and must arrive in full personal protective gear, including: hardhats, Nomex pants, Nomex shirt, and boots. Nomex and hardhats can be provided if needed.
For additional information please contact:
Southern Area Blue Team