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Tahoe Defensible Space Training for Landscape Professionals | November 13 & 14, 2023

Attendees and instructors of the 2022 Living With Fire Defensible Space Training for Landscape Professionals.   About the Training: This course will include sessions from the University of Nevada, Reno Extension staff, and other experts, covering a wide range of topics related to wildfire risk reduction, defensible space, fire behavior, horticulture, and more. Participants will […]

Wildfire Home Retrofit Workshop for Building Professionals

Learn how to build, design, and retrofit homes to withstand wildfire Contact: Carlie Murphy, Tahoe RCD, 530-543-1501 x114, cmurphy@tahoercd.org LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev. – Building professionals are invited to join a free virtual workshop to learn how to design, build, and retrofit homes to withstand wildfire. Hosted by the Tahoe Network of Fire Adapted Communities with […]

WEATHER & FIRE SAFETY INFORMATION

July 22, 2020 Contact: Tia Rancourt, Public Education/Information Officer, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District, 775-813-8106, trancourt@nltfpd.net WEATHER & FIRE SAFETY INFORMATION As we have been experiencing lately, fires started by lightning peak in the summer months and in the late afternoon and early evening. Know what to do to keep you and your family […]

Tahoe Home Retrofit Public Workshop

Tahoe Home Retrofit Public Workshop Learn How to Harden Your Home Against Wildfire Contact: Carlie Murphy, Tahoe RCD, 530-543-1501 x114, cmurphy@tahoercd.org LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev. – With our wildfire year underway at Lake Tahoe, it’s critical for residents to prepare their homes for wildfire. One of the most effective ways residents can prepare their homes is […]

Fire Fest returns to Stateline September 21

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 […]