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Prescribed fire operations continue around Tahoe Basin

January 16th, 2020

Prescribed fire operations continue around Tahoe Basin Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 Lake Tahoe, Calif./Nev.  – Weather permitting, the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team (TFFT) will continue prescribed fire operations over the next several weeks in the Tahoe Basin. View a map with project locations and details at http://tahoe.livingwithfire.info/get-informed/. To receive prescribed […]

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Multiple agencies to continue Lake Tahoe prescribed fire operations

January 8th, 2020

Multiple agencies to continue Lake Tahoe prescribed fire operations Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 Lake Tahoe, Calif./Nev.  – Members of the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team, which includes local, state and federal fire and land management agencies, may continue prescribed fire operations in the Tahoe Basin over the next few weeks, weather […]

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Pile Burning Week of January 6th Through End of Month

December 31st, 2019

Contact: Tia Rancourt Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] Pile Burning Week of January 6th Through End of Month Weather and fuel conditions permitting, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District anticipates pile burning beginning the week of January 6th through the end of the month in the following locations: […]

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Prescribed fire operations continue around Tahoe Basin

December 20th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release   Prescribed fire operations continue around Tahoe Basin Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 Lake Tahoe, Calif./Nev.  – Members of the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team, which includes local, state and federal fire and land management agencies, may continue prescribed fire operations in […]

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Forest Service names new fire management officer for Tahoe Basin

December 16th, 2019

For Immediate Release Lisa Herron, (530) 543-2815 [email protected] Forest Service names new fire management officer for Tahoe Basin SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif., December 16, 2019 – The USDA Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) is pleased to announce the arrival of our new Forest Fire Management Officer (FMO), Carrie Thaler. Thaler comes to […]

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Collaborative Group Releases a Landscape Restoration Strategy for One-Third of the Lake Tahoe Basin

December 5th, 2019

News Release For Immediate Release Contact: Sarah Di Vittorio December 3, 2019 530-902-8281 [email protected] Collaborative Group Releases a Landscape Restoration Strategy for One-Third of the Lake Tahoe Basin South Lake Tahoe, Calif.—The Lake Tahoe West Restoration Partnership has released a strategy to restore forest and watershed health across 60,000 acres of federal, state, local, and […]

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Multiple agencies may conduct prescribed fire operations in Tahoe Basin

December 2nd, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release   Multiple agencies may conduct prescribed fire operations in Tahoe Basin Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 Lake Tahoe, Calif./Nev.  – North Lake Tahoe and Tahoe Douglas fire protection districts, along with California State Parks, California Tahoe Conservancy and the USDA Forest Service […]

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PILE BURNING DECEMBER 2 – 16, 2019

December 2nd, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tia Rancourt Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] PILE BURNING DECEMBER 2 – 16, 2019 Weather and fuel conditions permitting, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District anticipates pile burning in the Diamond Peak Ski area, the east side of Second Creek (below Dorothy Court) and […]

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Widespread prescribed fire operations in Tahoe Basin

November 22nd, 2019

  PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team   Widespread prescribed fire operations in Tahoe Basin    Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 Lake Tahoe, Calif./Nev.  – North Lake Tahoe and Tahoe Douglas fire protection districts, along with California State Parks, California Tahoe Conservancy and the USDA Forest Service may continue prescribed fire […]

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Wildfire Pre Attack Plans Funded by Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation for the Tahoe Basin

November 18th, 2019

  Wildfire Pre Attack Plans Funded by Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation for the Tahoe Basin The Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation is happy to announce a donation of $18,057 to the Tahoe Resource Conservation District (Tahoe RCD) to enhance wildfire suppression capabilities on the Nevada side of Lake Tahoe. This donation will result in expansion of […]

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