How to Evacuate a Wildfire

August 2020 Newsletter: How to Evacuate a Wildfire First and foremost, our thoughts go out to all of those who have been impacted by California and Nevada’s recent wildfires. As we face the risks and impacts of wildfire throughout the West, those of us at Lake Tahoe must be prepared for a potential evacuation. Here’s […]

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Prepare for Wildfire at Home: Tahoe Network 10 Weekly Tips

  Because we could not be out in the community the last several weeks, the Tahoe Network sent out ten weekly tips on how to prepare for wildfire at home. Check them out below: Weekly Tip #1: Create a Go-Bag Weekly Tip #2: Make a Family Evacuation Plan Weekly Tip #3: Talk to Kids About […]

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Weekly Tip #10: Connect Virtually

Read the original newsletter here. Although converting outreach efforts to online platforms has brought many challenges to the Tahoe Network, it has also provided us with opportunities to connect with residents in new ways, such as these weekly tips! We hope you’ve enjoyed this series, and we wish you the best of luck with your […]

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Weekly Tip #9: Up Your Preparedness Game With Online Tools

Read the original newsletter here. Because we won’t be out in the community for the next several weeks, the Tahoe Network is sending weekly tips on how to prepare for wildfire at home. Stay tuned, we only have one weekly tip left!   This Week’s Tip: Up Your Preparedness Game With Online Tools Although nothing beats […]

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Weekly Tip #8: Create Defensible Space

Read the original newsletter here. Because we won’t be out in the community for the next several weeks, the Tahoe Network is sending weekly tips on how to prepare for wildfire at home. Stay tuned, we only have two weekly tips left!   This Week’s Tip: Create Defensible Space Defensible space refers to the managed landscape surrounding […]

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