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Agate Bay Community Earns National Recognition for Wildfire Preparedness

December 23rd, 2020

Erin Holland – Public Information Officer North Tahoe Fire – [email protected] 530-308-1158 Agate Bay Community Earns National Recognition for Wildfire Preparedness Tahoe City, Calif. Dec. 22, 2020 – Agate Bay is the fifth community in North Tahoe to receive the National Fire Protection Association’s recognition as a Firewise USA® community. The Firewise USA® program teaches […]

Widespread prescribed fire operations continue in Tahoe Basin

December 14th, 2020

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team Widespread prescribed fire operations continue in Tahoe Basin Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron 530-721-3898 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., Dec. 14, 2020 – Weather and conditions permitting, the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team (TFFT) will continue prescribed fire operations this week in the Lake Tahoe Basin. California State Parks, […]

PILE BURNING WEEK OF DECEMBER 14th, 2020

December 14th, 2020

Contact: Tia Rancourt Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] PILE BURNING WEEK OF DECEMBER 14th, 2020 Weather conditions permitting, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District will be pile burning the week of December 14th, 2020 in the following areas: Second Creek, Apollo Way, between Knotty Pine Drive and Dale […]

Lake Tahoe prescribed fire operations to continue

December 8th, 2020

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Lake Tahoe prescribed fire operations to continue Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron 530-721-3898 or email [email protected] LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., Dec. 8, 2020 – The Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team (TFFT) may continue prescribed fire operations this week in the Lake Tahoe Basin. California State […]

PILE BURNING WEEK OF DECEMBER 7TH 2020

December 8th, 2020

Contact: Tia Rancourt Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] PILE BURNING WEEK OF DECEMBER 7TH 2020 Weather conditions permitting, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District will be pile burning the week of December 7th, 2020 in the following areas: Tyner Way, Second Creek, Mercury Court, Ellen Court and Loma […]

Alpine Peaks Community Earns National Recognition for Wildfire Preparedness

December 4th, 2020

Erin Holland – Public Information Officer North Tahoe Fire [email protected] – 530-308-1158   Alpine Peaks Community Earns National Recognition for Wildfire Preparedness   Tahoe City, Calif. Dec. 3, 2020 – The commitment and hard work of homeowners in the Alpine Peaks Community was recognized by receiving the National Fire Protection Association’s designation as a Firewise […]

PILE BURNING WEEK OF DECEMBER 7TH 2020

December 4th, 2020

Contact: Tia Rancourt Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] PILE BURNING WEEK OF DECEMBER 7TH 2020 Weather conditions permitting, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District will be pile burning the week of December 7th, 2020 in the following areas: Tyner Way, Second Creek, Mercury Court, Ellen Court and Loma […]

Agencies continue prescribed fire operations at Lake Tahoe

December 1st, 2020

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team Agencies continue prescribed fire operations at Lake Tahoe Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron 530-721-3898 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., Nov. 30, 2020 – Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team (TFFT) members will continue prescribed fire operations this week in the Lake Tahoe Basin, weather and conditions permitting. California State Parks […]

Celebrate Thanksgiving Safely This Year

November 24th, 2020

Contact: Tia Rancourt Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] CELEBRATE THANKSGIVING SAFELY THIS YEAR Traditionally, Thanksgiving is a time for gatherings with family and friends. However, this year is not like most with the COVID-19 pandemic. The CDC recommends the safest way to celebrate is with the people in your […]

Lake Tahoe prescribed fire operations to continue

November 24th, 2020

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team Lake Tahoe prescribed fire operations to continue Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron 530-721-3898 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., Nov. 24, 2020 – California State Park and Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection District crews are scheduled to continue prescribed fire operations this week, weather permitting. Smoke may be visible. A map […]