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Tips for a Safe Winter/Holiday Season

December 10th, 2018

  PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release December 7, 2018   Tips for a safe winter/holiday season Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team urges proper ash disposal and holiday decorating SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif.  – Winter has arrived in the Lake Tahoe Basin along with the holiday season.  Local fire districts and their partners […]

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North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District – ISO’s Newest Class 1 Community

December 4th, 2018

December 4, 2018 Contact: Tia Rancourt Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NORTH LAKE TAHOE FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT – ISO’S NEWEST CLASS 1 COMMUNITY The North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District was officially awarded a Public Protection Classification 1, the highest ranking possible through the Insurance Services […]

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Widespread prescribed fire operations to continue at Lake Tahoe

November 30th, 2018

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release November 30, 2018   Widespread prescribed fire operations to continue at Lake Tahoe Contact:  U.S. Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif.  – Weather permitting, California State Parks, California Tahoe Conservancy, North Lake Tahoe and Tahoe Douglas fire protection districts and the […]

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November 2018 Newsletter

November 30th, 2018

Tahoe Network of Fire Adapted Communities Newsletter – November 2018

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Burning Restrictions Lifted in North Tahoe Fire and Meeks Bay Fire Protection Districts

November 26th, 2018

PRESS RELEASE Erin Holland – North Tahoe Fire Public Information Officer – [email protected] – 530-308-1158 Burning Restrictions Lifted in North Tahoe Fire and Meeks Bay Fire Protection DistrictsTAHOE CITY, CA, Nov. 26, 2018 – With the arrival of cooler temperatures, higher humidity and winter weather, effective Monday, November 26, 2018 CAL FIRE lifted the burn […]

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Agencies continue widespread prescribed fire operations at Lake Tahoe

November 21st, 2018

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release November 21, 2018   Agencies continue widespread prescribed fire operations at Lake Tahoe Contact:  U.S. Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif.  – Weather permitting, California State Parks, North Lake Tahoe and Tahoe Douglas fire protection districts and the U.S. Forest Service […]

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Widespread prescribed fire operations continue in Tahoe Basin

October 31st, 2018

October 31, 2018 For Immediate Release Contact: U.S. Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – California State Parks, Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection District and the U.S. Forest Service will continue prescribed fire operations over the next several weeks in multiple locations around Lake Tahoe. Operations may take place near Glenbrook on […]

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October 2018 Newsletter

October 30th, 2018

Tahoe Network of Fire Adapted Communities Newsletter – October 2018

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TRPA recognizes 9 Lake Tahoe projects for Best of the Basin awards

October 24th, 2018

STATELINE, Nev. – Nine projects were honored as “Best in the Basin” Wednesday during the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA) board meeting. For 28 years TRPA’s program has showcased projects around the lake that demonstrate exceptional planning, implementation, and compatibility with Tahoe’s natural environment and communities. The Best in Basin award winners: Angora Ridge and […]

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Prescribed fire operations today on Tahoe’s West and South Shores

October 17th, 2018

October 17, 2018 For Immediate Release Contact: U.S. Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – Weather and conditions permitting, California State Parks and the U.S. Forest Service may conduct prescribed fire operations in Sugar Pine Point State Park on the West Shore and near Twin Peaks on the South Shore beginning […]

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