Tag Archives: Defensible Space

Tahoe Network of Fire Adapted Communities: Helping residents and visitors prepare for wildfire

Wildfires have been raging through the United Sates in 2018, with California having its worst fire year in over 10 years and Nevada currently recovering from the largest single fire in its history. With increased temperatures, low humidity, and large … Continue reading

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Fire Adapted Communities Emerge in Tahoe

Evan Osgood, the Fire Adapted Communities Program Coordinator with the Tahoe Resource Conservation District, provided this great article  – The Tahoe Network of Fire Adapted Communities (Tahoe Network) continues to educate and empower Tahoe residents in its second year of operation. … Continue reading

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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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Prepare for Wildfire Season by Creating Defensible Space

If you live in the Tahoe Basin, here is some good information for you, provided by the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency and the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team – With summer here and wildfires burning in the Sierra Nevada, people … Continue reading

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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

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