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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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Fall Prescribed Fire Program to Begin in Lake Tahoe Basin

The Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team (TFFT), which includes federal, state and local fire and land management agencies in the Lake Tahoe Basin, will begin their fall prescribed fire operations as early as next week, weather permitting. “Prescribed fire is … Continue reading

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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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