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Prescribed fire operations resume Monday at Sugar Pine Point

June 1st, 2020

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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Weekly Tip #10: Connect Virtually

May 28th, 2020

Read the original newsletter here. Although converting outreach efforts to online platforms has brought many challenges to the Tahoe Network, it has also provided us with opportunities to connect with residents in new ways, such as these weekly tips! We hope you’ve enjoyed this series, and we wish you the best of luck with your […]

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

May 28th, 2020

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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Weekly Tip #9: Up Your Preparedness Game With Online Tools

May 27th, 2020

Read the original newsletter here. Because we won’t be out in the community for the next several weeks, the Tahoe Network is sending weekly tips on how to prepare for wildfire at home. Stay tuned, we only have one weekly tip left!   This Week’s Tip: Up Your Preparedness Game With Online Tools Although nothing beats […]

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Weekly Tip #8: Create Defensible Space

May 26th, 2020

Read the original newsletter here. Because we won’t be out in the community for the next several weeks, the Tahoe Network is sending weekly tips on how to prepare for wildfire at home. Stay tuned, we only have two weekly tips left!   This Week’s Tip: Create Defensible Space Defensible space refers to the managed landscape surrounding […]

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Weekly Tip #7: Create a Non-Combustible Zone

May 25th, 2020

Read the original newsletter here. Because we won’t be out in the community for the next several weeks, the Tahoe Network is sending out weekly tips on how to prepare for wildfire inside your home. Stay tuned, we only have three weekly tips left! This Week’s Tip: Create a Non-Combustible Zone The first 5 feet adjacent […]

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Prescribed fire operations begin at Sugar Pine Point State Park

May 11th, 2020

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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Prescribed fire operations resume near Glenbrook and Zephyr Cove

May 11th, 2020

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron 530-543-2815   Prescribed fire operations resume near Glenbrook and Zephyr Cove Lake Tahoe, Calif./Nev.  – Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team (TFFT) member, Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection District, is planning to conduct understory burns in Glenbrook on May 12 and […]

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Dollar Point Community Earns National Recognition for Wildfire Preparedness

May 8th, 2020

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 resume in the Tahoe Basin

May 1st, 2020

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron  530-543-2815 Prescribed fire operations resume in the Tahoe Basin     Lake Tahoe, Calif./Nev.  – The Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team (TFFT) has resumed prescribed fire operations in the Tahoe Basin. California State Parks is currently conducting operations at Burton Creek State Park on […]

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