TGIFireday ! In one-minute you can watch a 5-hour prescribed burn recently done in the park. #sixriversNF #NPS… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/789487675669639168
While we don't have grizzlies here any more, our black bears are looking a bit chunky. https://twitter.com/KatmaiNPS/status/788431367964991488
Howland Hill Road is closing due to deteriorating weather conditions. (10/15 @ 11:19am). Check http://www.nps.gov/redw for updates.
Because of winds and debris, we don't expect the Newton B Drury parkway to be open this weekend. Prairie Creek Visitor Center will be open.
Expecting strong winds later this afternoon, avoid hiking during this time. https://twitter.com/nwseureka/status/786430082193711104
Our first winter storm will be arriving tonight. We expect strong winds, huge surf and tree limbs falling. Stay safe on the roads & trails.
Redwood Prescribed Fire - Behind the Scenes (Episode 4)
Into the Black. Step over the flames after the fire has passed. Discover what lies underfoot.
A controlled burn will be conducted on Elk Prairie today. Please heed any official guidance and watch for low visibility due to smoke.
Congratulations! OMSI students won NW Emmy for film they made about life in our firetower. https://vimeo.com/album/3568012/video/136760837… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/784132603385372682
Redwood Prescribed Fire - Behind the Scenes (Episode 2)
The Fire Fighters' View Get up close with drip torches and ignition crews. You can almost feel the heat.
Our prescribed fire mouse narrators have so much more to tell you. Dive in at https://www.nps.gov/redw/learn/photosmultimedia/firevideos.htm
Tall Trees Trail is now open. The fire resulted from an unattended campfire and is now under control.
An amazing woman - we all are proud of her. https://twitter.com/RosieRiveterNPS/status/778969567838076932
Sections of the Newton B Drury Scenic parkway is closed Mon-Thurs for the the next two weeks. Prairie Creek Visitor center remains open.
This weekend is our first Cycle Fest. Come to Mill Creek and take in the scenery. http://www.redwoodrides.com/cyclefest.html… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/778266629532680192
After the storm - the Howland Hill Rd has re-opened. We expect the Newton B Drury Scenic Parkway to re-open in a fe… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/788151414342070272
A peek at winter weather conditions: https://www.facebook.com/RedwoodNPS/videos/1313280328682279/ Stay safe out there!
Getting reports of lots of debris on most of our roads. Observe all posted speed limits and keep a look out for downed branches and trees.
Redwoods in Winter - YouTube
Winter in the redwoods means rain, winds, and high surf. Unlike their giant sequoia cousins, redwoods are not acclimated to snow and freezing temperatures. R...
'Tis the season to burn. https://twitter.com/SequoiaKingsNPS/status/786332314271756288
Redwood Prescribed Fire - Behind the Scenes (Episode 3)
Timelapse: From Beginning to the End. In less than 2-minutes experience the 5-hour duration of the fire.
A Day Not Subtracted: Congratulations to the Oregon-based high school students who just won the North West regional Emmy award for their 2015 short film about life in a fire tower at Redwood National Park.
A forest grows in Brooklyn: artist plants miniature redwoods in concrete jungle: Pretty cool to think of a reproduction redwood national park watershed growing on top of the Big Apple.
Step inside the fire-line. Our new videos show what its like on a prescribed fire. @SixRiversNF @CAL_FIRE… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/783711350547685376
Due to a fire, Tall Trees Trail is currently closed. We will update when we have more info.
In case you were wondering what a sneaker wave was: https://www.facebook.com/RedwoodNPS/videos/1289344764409169/
Tonight's ranger-led 8pm campfire program at Elk Prairie Campground (Prairie Creek State Park) has been cancelled.
The 440-acre Tully Fire is located in Weitchpec, CA. No park resources or structures are threatened, or in the direction of the fire.
We recently hosted 8 amazing international foresters. So much fun and learning! @NPSInternation #nps… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/788764491039203328
LIVE on #Periscope: Rough Winter Weather Conditions! https://www.periscope.tv/w/atEpVDM4NTI2OTR8MVJER2xvam9OZU9LTHzWcvGY4j5HXQVQQ8yEysd7W6-DMEj1y1aknGDw0ogn
Bet that was a tough ride! Hard to imagine how many storms the trees have weathered. https://twitter.com/ridewithian/status/786826450968076288
The Newton B Drury scenic parkway is now closed due to a fallen tree that is blocking the road.
Step into the boots of inter-agency fire-crews as they do a prescribed burn at the park. https://www.youtube.com/user/RedwoodNPS… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/786341624771063808
We were so lucky to have this great group at our NPS Centennial in the Redwoods earlier this year. https://twitter.com/savetheredwoods/status/786331493723439104
Under the towering redwoods, a Pacific sideband snail searches for fallen lichen to eat...or it just really wanted… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/785524758490312704
A cool new #findyourpark exhibit has just opened in Redding, CA. Find 7 national parks under one roof.… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/784142119669788672
Our (ranger) hat's off to the creative minds who brought a redwood watershed to the Big Apple.… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/784066475401310208
Redwood Prescribed Fire - Behind the Scenes (Episode 1)
The morning briefing. It's the start of a busy day burning for inter-agency fire crews at Redwood National Park.
Once all the hard work of preparation and planning is done, and IF the weather treats us right… we get to do a prescribed fire. Last Friday on the Bald Hills was one of those days.
Come hike, blade, skate or bike the Newton Drury scenic parkway this Saturday. No vehicles, no noise, no stress.… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/781536693954437120
Newton B. Drury scenic parkway is closed Mon-Thurs for the next two weeks. Prairie Creek Visitor Center and trails in the area remain open.
Here's Johnny! One of our prescribed fire technicians chats about our burning plans. @prescribedfire @KHUMradio… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/778662116622471169
In Orick, an incident base camp has sprouted overnight to fight the #TullyFire. Expect heavy traffic through the southern parts of the park.