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June is Tahoe Wildfire Awareness Month. Check out the Calendar of Events to find an event in your community.  Learn more about this exciting new campaign and sign the pledge to THINK FIRST by visiting http://thinkfirsttahoe.org/.

 

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Think First – Keep Tahoe Fire Safe!

The hot, dry days of summer will soon be upon us.  Preparing your home for wildfire is more important than ever. And now is a good time to get started.  June is “Wildfire Awareness Month” in the Lake Tahoe Basin, … Continue reading

Creating a Fire Adapted Community Network at Lake Tahoe

Marybeth Donahoe and the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team has some exciting information to share:  The Tahoe Resource Conservation District (Tahoe RCD), together with program partners including the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and members of the … Continue reading

Avalanche Safety

Excellent information from the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team and Tia Rancourt, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District –  With all the recent snowfall we’ve been experiencing and more on the way, it’s a good reminder to be aware of avalanche … Continue reading

Surviving the Winter Chill

With winter upon us at Lake Tahoe, here are some tips for getting through a nasty stretch of cold weather, provided by Olivia Rahman with the U.S. Forest Service and the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team: Personal Winter Safety: Stay indoors during … Continue reading

Federal Funds Aiding Wildfire Preparedness at Tahoe

Have you heard the news?  The latest round of funding through the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s Southern Nevada Public Land Management Act (SNPLMA) includes more than $3 million for project to help reduce wildfire risk in Lake Tahoe communities. … Continue reading