Celebrate Thanksgiving Safely This Year

Contact: Tia Rancourt Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] CELEBRATE THANKSGIVING SAFELY THIS YEAR Traditionally, Thanksgiving is a time for gatherings with family and friends. However, this year is not like most with the COVID-19 pandemic. The CDC recommends the safest way to celebrate is with the people in your […]

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Lake Tahoe prescribed fire operations to continue

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team Lake Tahoe prescribed fire operations to continue Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron 530-721-3898 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., Nov. 24, 2020 – California State Park and Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection District crews are scheduled to continue prescribed fire operations this week, weather permitting. Smoke may be visible. A map […]

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CAN YOUR ASHES!

November 20, 2020 Contact: Tia Rancourt Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] CAN YOUR ASHES! Residents with wood burning heating appliances may apply for a free ash can. As the temperature drops outside and we think about using our fireplaces and heating stoves, it is important to remember a few […]

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Lake Tahoe fall prescribed fire program kicks off this week

  PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team Lake Tahoe fall prescribed fire program kicks off this week Contact: USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron 530-721-3898 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., Nov. 9, 2020 – The Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team (TFFT) will begin conducting prescribed fire operations in the Lake Tahoe Basin this week, weather and conditions […]

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PILE BURNING TO BEGIN NOVEMBER 9 – 23, 2020

Contact: Tia Rancourt Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected]   PILE BURNING TO BEGIN NOVEMBER 9 – 23, 2020 Weather and fuel conditions permitting, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District anticipates pile burning in the Diamond Peak Ski Resort area possibly early next week. Smoke resulting from the pile […]

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