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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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Make a Plan, Assemble a Kit, Stay Informed!

Here is some great advice from Aaron Kenneston,Washoe County Emergency Manager : When a wildland fire occurs, will you be ready?  Preparedness begins by making a plan for your home and business. Consider the local hazards and what you can do … Continue reading

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What is a Fire Adapted Community?

A great article submitted by Chris Anthony, Division Chief, CAL FIRE A fire adapted community is one where the people have joined together to adequately prepare themselves and their homes for the inevitable occurrence of wildfire. With the looming expectation … Continue reading

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