• Rainbow over Half Dome

    Yosemite

    National Park California

Yosemite Voices 5: Beauty that Kills

Episode 5
Beauty that Kills

Death by drowning or going over waterfalls awaits careless visitors who get too close to Yosemite's rivers and creeks. This episode features an interview with Yosemite Search and Rescue team member Moose Mutlow.

Listen now (29 minutes / 30 MB MP3)

Did You Know?

American Indians use traditional ignition methods on a prescribed fire project

The indigenous people of Yosemite Valley have used fire as a tool for thousands of years. Fire was used to encourage the growth of plants used for basket making and to promote the growth of the black oak--a sun loving species--and a staple food source for American Indians from this region.