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June is Lake Tahoe Wildfire Awareness Month

The snow is melting, water is flowing, and wildfire fuels are growing.  Despite all the moisture, the wildfire threat remains a concern.  Preparing your home and community now is more important than ever.  June is “Wildfire Awareness Month” in the … Continue reading

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2017 Fire Season Outlook

Tia Rancourt, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District, provided this information on behalf of the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team – With one of the biggest winters we have experienced in years and the snowpack level at 200-300% of normal, … Continue reading

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Widespread Prescribed Fire Operations Continue

An update from the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team – North Lake Tahoe and Tahoe Douglas fire protection districts, California State Parks, and the U.S. Forest Service may continue prescribed fire operations next week beginning May 1, 2017.  If conditions … Continue reading

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Agencies Continue Prescribed Fire Operations at Lake Tahoe

Weather and conditions permitting, Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection District, California State Parks and the U.S. Forest Service may continue prescribed fire operations beginning April 3, 2017.  Operations may take place near Tahoe City, Glenbrook, Round Hill, Kingsbury Grade, and Meyers.  … Continue reading

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Are Your Holiday Decorations Fire Safe?

The Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team urges all Lake Tahoe Basin residents to know how to safely decorate for the holidays –  Holiday decorating is a tradition in homes all over the world, but do you know how to safely … Continue reading

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