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Yosemite National Park Threatened by Rim Fire

The California Air National Guard has posted an amazing video of a wildfire dubbed the Rim Fire at Yosemite National Park.
YOSEMITE VILLAGE, CA -- The California Air National Guard has posted an amazing video of a wildfire dubbed the Rim Fire at Yosemite National Park.

Crews have been fighting the blaze for the last ten days. The video was shot from an air tanker--a C-130J, the aircraft can drop three thousand gallons in about five seconds. The 146th airlift wing is also equipped with nearly a dozen "blackhawk-type choppers to perform air drops on the wildfire.

Fire officials say the Rim Fire continues to grow and says smoke also continues to be an issue with visibility less than a mile.
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