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June is Lake Tahoe Wildfire Awareness Month

Prepare Now!  Wildfire Knows No Season – As we’ve learned from the recent Fire Season Outlook, year-round fire season is the new normal in the Lake Tahoe Basin and throughout the country. Now is the perfect time to learn what … Continue reading

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2018 Wildfire Outlook: Prepare Now! Wildfire Knows No Season

Contact:  U.S. Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. –What began as a very dry winter in the Lake Tahoe Basin ended with Sierra snowpack approximately 85% of normal, thanks to heavy precipitation received during the month … Continue reading

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Multiple Agencies Continue Tahoe Basin Prescribed Fire Operations

Weather permitting, the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team (TFFT), which includes local, state and federal agencies, will continue prescribed fire operations this week around the Tahoe Basin.  The North Lake Tahoe and Tahoe Douglas fire protection districts, California State Parks, … Continue reading

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Holiday Safety Tips

Here are some good reminders during the festive holidays to keep you, your family, home and beautiful environment we live in safe from accidental fire!  Thanks to North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District and your Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team … 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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