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 […]

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 fall prescribed fire program may begin next week, conditions and weather permitting

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Lake Tahoe fall prescribed fire program may begin next week, conditions and weather permitting Contact: USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron 530-721-3898 or lisa.herron@usda.gov LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., Sep. 30, 2022 – The Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team (TFFT) fall prescribed fire program may begin as early as […]

The Key to Evacuating Quickly and Safely is Preparation

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release The Key to Evacuating Quickly and Safely is Preparation Contact: Jamie Roice-Gomes, Living With Fire Program Manager Jamier@unr.edu LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., August 10, 2022 – As record drought and elevated wildfire conditions persist,the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team (TFFT) reminds residents and visitors to develop an […]

Red Flag Warnings and National Fire Danger Rating System

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Red Flag Warnings and National Fire Danger Rating System We can all prevent wildfire! Contact:  Eric Guevin, Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection District 775-588-3591 or Lisa Herron, USDA Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit 530-721-3898 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., July 21, 2022 – Fire season is […]