Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit takes steps to reduce human caused wildfires

U.S. Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit Media contact:  Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815   Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit takes steps to reduce human caused wildfires SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif., June 1, 2020 – The USDA Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) is enacting campfire restrictions to protect the […]

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Prescribed fire operations resume Monday at Sugar Pine Point

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Contact:  USDA Forest Service Lisa Herron 530-543-2815   Prescribed fire operations resume Monday at Sugar Pine Point Lake Tahoe, Calif./Nev.  – Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team (TFFT) member, California State Parks, is planning to conduct an understory burn in Sugar Pine Point State Park beginning […]

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Draft Environmental Impact Report to Increase the Pace and Scale of Fuels Treatments is Available for Public Review

Erin Holland – Public Information Officer North Tahoe Fire [email protected] – 530-308-1158   Draft Environmental Impact Report to Increase the Pace and Scale of Fuels Treatments is Available for Public Review   Tahoe City, Calif. May 27, 2020 – The Tahoe Program Timberland Environmental Impact Report (Tahoe PTEIR) is available for public input until July […]

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Dollar Point Community Earns National Recognition for Wildfire Preparedness

PRESS RELEASE Erin Holland – Public Information Officer North Tahoe Fire – [email protected] 530-308-1158 Dollar Point Community Earns National Recognition for Wildfire Preparedness Tahoe City, Calif. May 18, 2020 – The hard work and dedication of homeowners in the Dollar Point Community was recognized by receiving the National Fire Protection Association’s designation as a Firewise […]

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Prescribed fire operations begin at Sugar Pine Point State Park

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Contact:  USDA Forest Service Lisa Herron 530-543-2815   Prescribed fire operations begin at Sugar Pine Point State Park   Lake Tahoe, Calif./Nev.  – Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team (TFFT) member, California State Parks, is planning to conduct understory burns at Sugar Pine Point State Park […]

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