This has been going for a while and even showed up on the National Sit report. Latest from South Ops as of Friday afternoon:
Springs, Vegetation Fire, Mono County, Update
13 miles southeast of Lee Vining
Federal DPA, FRA Inyo National Forest

  • 352 (+332) acres, grass and brush, 10% contained (+9% containment)
  • Moderate rate of spread with flanking, backing and creeping
  • Suppression strategy is monitor/confine
  • Incident submitting one ICS-209 Thursdays at 1800

Inciweb page states Type 3 Forest Organization is running it:

Mainly posting because its showing a much stronger heat signature since sunset Friday.


2619 acres mostly from firing ops.