Yosemite Valley To Reopen After Closure Due To Fire and Smoke

A plane battling the Ferguson Fire passes the setting sun in unincorporated Mariposa County Calif., near Yosemite National Park in July 2018.

Yosemite Valley is scheduled to reopen next week while firefighters continue to fight the Ferguson fire. Still, climate scientists and forest managers say change is at hand for the iconic National Park.

(Image credit: Noah Berger/AP)