Aftermath of Detwiler Fire could mean high runoff, possible landslides for Mariposa County this winter

This graphic shows the areas of highest risk for high water runoff this winter because of the Detwiler Fire. More landslides are also a distinct possibility.There’s no doubt the impacts of the Detwiler Fire will last for years.
But what about the immediate future of this winter?
That was the focus last week of a meeting conducted by CAL FIRE officials, who said because of the large burn area, heavy debris runoff is almost certain to happen this winter.
Just how much will depend on the am...

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