Tag Archives: Defensible Space

2015 Lake Tahoe Basin Fire Season Update

Jeff Meston, Fire Chief at South Lake Tahoe, provided this Lake Tahoe Basin fire season update on behalf of the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team: Early in 2015, the U.S. Forest Service (USFS), as well as our partners at the National … Continue reading

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Defensible Space

Another informative article from Chris Anthony, CAL FIRE Amador-El Dorado Unit and the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team about defensible space in the Lake Tahoe Basin: Fire agencies have begun Defensible Space Inspections in communities and neighborhoods throughout the Lake Tahoe … Continue reading

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Lake Tahoe Wildfire Awareness Month

With record drought conditions in the West, preparing your home for wildfire is more important than ever.  June has been designated “Wildfire Awareness Month” in the Lake Tahoe Basin.  This year’s theme is “Improve Your Odds. Prepare for Wildfire”, with … Continue reading

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