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June 2019 Newsletter

June 25th, 2019

June 2019 Newsletter

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Fire Prevention Tips for This Summer at Lake Tahoe

June 25th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release June 25, 2019 Fire prevention tips for this summer at Lake Tahoe Contact: USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – Summer is officially underway and recreational activities are in full swing in the Lake Tahoe Basin. The Tahoe Fire and […]

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CAL FIRE Suspends Burn Permits in Alpine, Amador, El Dorado, and Sacramento Counties

June 13th, 2019

CAL FIRE Suspends Burn Permits in Alpine, Amador, El Dorado, and Sacramento Counties Camino – After another wet winter and above average snow pack, warming temperatures and winds are quickly drying out the abundant annual grass crop. The increasing fire danger posed by the high volume of dead grass and hotter, drier conditions in the […]

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May 2019 Newsletter

May 24th, 2019

May 2019 Newsletter

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Prescribed Fire Operations May Continue Near Tahoe City

May 7th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release May 7, 2019   Prescribed fire operations may continue near Tahoe City Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif.  – Weather and conditions permitting, California State Parks may continue prescribed fire operations over the next few weeks at Burton Creek […]

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Tahoe Basin Prescribed Fire Operations to Continue

April 22nd, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release April 22, 2019   Tahoe Basin prescribed fire operations to continue Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif.  – Weather permitting, California State Parks, California Tahoe Conservancy and the USDA Forest Service may continue prescribed fire operations over the next […]

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Community Wildfire and Evacuation Planning Meeting Thursday, April 25th – South Tahoe Middle School

April 18th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release April 18, 2019 Community Wildfire and Evacuation Planning Meeting Thursday, April 25th – South Tahoe Middle School Contact: Carlie Murphy, Tahoe Resource Conservation District, 530-543-1501 ext. 114 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – Wildfires are becoming larger, more destructive, and deadlier than ever before. With summer […]

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April 2019 Newsletter

April 18th, 2019

April 2019 Newsletter

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The McClatchy Analysis and Destined to Burn Series… The Rest of the Story

April 11th, 2019

Tahoe City, Calif. April 11, 2019 – A collaborative effort to put a spotlight on policy issues affecting fire prevention was released by the Sac Bee today in a series titled “Destined to Burn.” But there is more to the story. The Sac Bee released the McClatchy Analysis to put a spotlight on policy issues […]

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Prescribed fire operations continue in Tahoe Basin

April 8th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release April 8, 2019 Prescribed fire operations continue in Tahoe Basin Contact: USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – Weather permitting, Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection District and the USDA Forest Service may continue prescribed fire operations over the next several weeks […]

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