Emergency Fire Restrictions

Regional Order No. 20-14 USDA Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region Emergency Fire Restrictions Pursuant to 16 U.S.C. § 551 and 36 C.F.R. § 261.50(a), and to provide for public safety and protect natural resources, the following acts are prohibited on National Forest System lands within the Pacific Southwest Region. This Order is effective from September […]

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Forest Service to Increase Access to National Forests in California

News Release | September 18, 2020 Media Contact: Jonathan Groveman (707) 562-8995 | [email protected] U.S. Forest Service | Pacific Southwest Region 1323 Club Drive Vallejo, CA 94591 Web: www.fs.usda.gov/r5 Forest Service to Increase Access to National Forests in California VALLEJO, Calif. – The USDA Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region announces increased access to some National […]

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RED FLAG WARNING DECLARATION – VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER

Erin Holland – Public Information Officer – North Tahoe Fire – [email protected] – 530-308-1158 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RED FLAG WARNING DECLARATION – VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER Tahoe City, Calif. Sep. 17, 2020 – The National Weather Service (NOAA) has issued a Red Flag Warning for critical fire weather conditions from 1:00 p.m. today until 11:00 […]

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SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL PREPAREDNESS MONTH: DISASTERS DON’T WAIT. MAKE YOUR PLAN TODAY.

September 10, 2020 Contact: Tia Rancourt FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL PREPAREDNESS MONTH: DISASTERS DON’T WAIT. MAKE YOUR PLAN TODAY. National Preparedness Month is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster planning now and throughout the year. As we continue to […]

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Forest Service Temporarily Closes All National Forests In California

News Release September 9, 2020 Media Contact: Jonathan Groveman (707) 562-8995 [email protected] Forest Service Temporarily Closes All National Forests in California VALLEJO, Calif., September 9, 2020 – Due to unprecedented and historic fire conditions throughout the state, the USDA Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region is announcing a temporary closure of an additional ten National Forests, […]

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