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Prescribed fire operations continue in Tahoe Basin

November 7th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team Prescribed fire operations continue in Tahoe Basin Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 Lake Tahoe, Calif./Nev.  – If weather and conditions permit, North Lake Tahoe and Tahoe Douglas fire protection districts, along with California State Parks may continue prescribed fire operations over the next several weeks […]

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Pile Burning November 11 – 24, 2019

November 6th, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tia Rancourt Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] PILE BURNING NOVEMBER 11 – 24, 2019 Weather and fuel conditions permitting, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District anticipates pile burning approximately 10-20 acres in the Diamond Peak Ski area November 11 – 24, 2019. Smoke resulting […]

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Pile Burning Week of October 28, 2019

October 24th, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tia Rancourt, Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] PILE BURNING WEEK OF OCTOBER 28, 2019 Weather and fuel conditions permitting, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District anticipates pile burning approximately 10-20 acres in the Diamond Peak Ski area the week of October 28, 2019. Smoke […]

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Can Your Ashes

October 18th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release   Can Your Ashes Contact:  North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District, Tia Rancourt 775-813-8106 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev. – As the temperature drops outside and we think about using our fireplaces and heating stoves, it’s important to remember a few safety tips and precautions. Heating equipment […]

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Tahoe Basin Agencies Continue Prescribed Fire Operations

October 18th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Tahoe Basin Agencies Continue Prescribed Fire Operations Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif.  – North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District and California State Parks may continue prescribed fire operations over the next several weeks in the Tahoe Basin, if […]

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Prescribed Fire Operations Continue in Tahoe Basin

October 4th, 2019

Prescribed fire operations continue in Tahoe Basin   Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif.  – Weather and conditions permitting, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District and California State Parks may continue prescribed fire operations over the next several weeks in the Tahoe Basin. A map with project locations and […]

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Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team to begin Tahoe Basin fall prescribed fire program

September 23rd, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team September 23, 2019 Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team to begin Tahoe Basin fall prescribed fire program Contact: USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev. – The Lake Tahoe Basin Fall Prescribed Fire Program may begin as early as September 24, 2019, under the management of […]

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Red Flag Declaration Prompts Activation of Local Strike Teams

September 14th, 2019

Erin Holland Public Information Officer North Tahoe Fire [email protected] 530-308-1158 RED FLAG DECLARATION PROMPTS ACTIVATION OF LOCAL STRIKE TEAMS TAHOE CITY, CA, Sept. 14, 2019 – For the first time this fire season, the Lake Tahoe Basin Operational Area is under a Red Flag Warning, elevated to the level of a Particular Dangerous Situation – […]

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Fire Fest returns to Stateline September 21

September 12th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release September 12, 2019 Fire Fest returns to Stateline September 21 Contact: Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection District, Eric Guevin 775-815-0972 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev. – Fire Fest will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. outside the Hard Rock Casino Lake Tahoe. Admission is free and […]

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Be Ember Prepared

September 11th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release, September 11, 2019  Contact: Jamie Roice-Gomes, Living With Fire Program Manager, 775-336-0261, Carlie Murphy, Tahoe RCD 530-543-1501 ext. 114  Be Ember Prepared What homeowners can do to reduce the wildfire threat LAKE TAHOE, Calif. / Nev. – Devastating wildfires occur year-round and as the air […]

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