Wildfire preparedness workshop seeks to build community

May 17th, 2024 PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fires & Fuels Team Author: Katelyn Welsh kwelsh@tahoedailytribune.com Wildfire preparedness workshop seeks to build community Contact: Michelle McLean, Tahoe Resource Conservation District, mmclean@tahoercd, 530.432.1501 x14 Caldor Fire burn area on Monday, May 13.Hannah Pence / Tahoe Daily Tribune KINGS BEACH, Calif. – The Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team is hosting […]

Lake Tahoe Wildfire Awareness Campaign 2024: Get Defensive!

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release   May 1, 2024 Contact: Jamie Roice-Gomes, University of Nevada, Reno Extension’s Living With Fire Program, 775-336-0261 or jamier@unr.edu   LAKE TAHOE WILDFIRE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN  Get Defensive!   LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev. – This May marks the start of Wildfire Awareness Month, the Tahoe Fire and Fuels  […]

Spring is the time to implement defensible space and home hardening

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release   April 29, 2024 Contact: USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron 530-721-3898 or lisa.herron@usda.gov   Spring is the time to implement defensible space and home hardening   LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., April 29, 2024 – As we move into the warm season, it’s time to start thinking about […]

Supporting Community Wildfire Preparedness: A Conversation with Tahoe RCD’s Jason Brand

April 26th, 2024 PRESS RELEASE Written by University of California Cooperative Extension Forestry, Author: Grace Nguyen-Sovan Dean Published on: April 26, 2024 Supporting Community Wildfire Preparedness: A Conversation with Tahoe RCD’s Jason Brand When looking to improve a region’s wildfire resiliency, considering the impact of neighborhood level action cannot be understated. By tapping into existing community […]

Lake Tahoe Communities Urged to Become Firewise USA Certified

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Resource Conservation District   February 6, 2024 Contact: Michelle McLean, Tahoe Resource Conservation District, mmclean@tahoercd, 530.432.1501 x11   Lake Tahoe Communities urged to become Firewise USA Certified Lake Tahoe, California/Nevada – The Tahoe Resource Conservation District, a member of the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team, is encouraging homeowners and residents at Lake Tahoe […]