Tag Archives: Think First

June Marks the 10th Anniversary of the Angora Fire

Thanks to Lisa Herron, USFS-Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit on behalf of the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team for this article: On June 24, 2007, embers from an illegal and abandoned campfire ignited the most destructive fire in the history … 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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Fire Danger at Lake Tahoe Remains a Concern for Fire Officials

An important reminder from the US Forest Service, Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit and your Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team  – The Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team would like to remind the public that fire danger in the Lake Tahoe Basin … 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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