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California Wildfires: Firefighters wrap fire-resistant blankets around world-famous Sequoia trees

Firefighters are wrapping fire-resistant blankets around ancient trees as blazes tear through California’s world-famous Sequoia National Park. Officials fear the fire could reach the Giant Forest, a grove of some of the world’s biggest trees, within hours. The forest is home to around 2,000 sequoia trees, including the 275 foot General Sherman Tree, believed to […]