Article Photos: Yosemite takes steps to protect sequoias from fire 3/13

In this Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, a road sign warns of the closure of HWY120 on HWY108 due to the Rim Fire in the Stanislaus National Forest. Calif. The remote blaze in Stanislaus National Forest west of Yosemite grew to more than 25 square miles Wednesday, and was only 5 percent contained, threatening homes, hotels and camp buildings.(AP Photo/The Modesto Bee, Andy Alfaro) LOCAL TV OUT (KXTV10, KCRA3, KOVR13, FOX40, KMAX31, KQCA58, CENTRAL VALLEY TV); LOCAL PRINT OUT (TURLOCK JOURNAL, CERES COURIER, OAKDALE LEADER, MODESTO VIEW, PATTERSON IRRIGATOR, MANTECA BULLETIN, RIPON, RECROD, SONORA UNION DEMOCRAT, AMADOR LEDGER DISPATCH, ESCALON TIMES, CALAVERAS ENTERPRISE, RIVERBANKS NEWS) LOCAL INTERNET OUT (TURLOCK CITY NEWS.COM, MOTHER LODE.COM)