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OPEN PUBLIC BURNING CLOSING APRIL 11, 2022

April 6th, 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tia Rancourt Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 trancourt@nltfpd.net OPEN PUBLIC BURNING CLOSING APRIL 11, 2022 Effective Monday, April 11, 2022, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District will be closing open public burning and will no longer issue burn permits for solid fuels (e.g., pine needles, […]

Forest Service reminds public to use caution in Caldor Fire area

April 5th, 2022

Pacific Southwest Region Lake Tahoe Basin Management Forest Service News Release Public Affairs Specialist: Lisa Herron (530) 721-3898 lisa.herron@usda.gov www.fs.usda.gov/ltbmu www.facebook.com/LakeTahoeUSFS/ twitter.com/LakeTahoeUSFS Forest Service reminds public to use caution in Caldor Fire area Many hazards exist including fire-weakened trees, burned stump holes and missing trail signs SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif., March 31, 2022 – The […]

Lake Tahoe Basin prescribed fires to continue

March 28th, 2022

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Lake Tahoe Basin prescribed fires to continue Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 721-3898                                                LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., March 28, 2022– Conditions and weather permitting, the Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team (TFFT) will continue burning piles this week around Lake Tahoe. Prescribed fire […]

Prescribed fire operations continue at Lake Tahoe

March 24th, 2022

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Prescribed fire operations continue at Lake Tahoe Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 721-3898                                                LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., March 21, 2022 – The Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team (TFFT) may continue burning piles this week around the Lake Tahoe Basin, conditions and weather […]

Lake Tahoe widespread prescribed fire operations continue

March 15th, 2022

Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 721-3898                                                LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., March 14, 2022 – Depending on favorable conditions and weather, the Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team (TFFT) may continue widespread prescribed fire operations this week around the Lake Tahoe Basin. These prescribed fires are expected to continue as conditions allow to help […]

Widespread prescribed fire operations for Lake Tahoe

March 7th, 2022

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Widespread prescribed fire operations for Lake Tahoe Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 721-3898 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., March 7, 2022 – The Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team (TFFT) will continue widespread prescribed fire operations this week around the Lake Tahoe Basin, weather and conditions […]

Prescribed fires continue in the Lake Tahoe Basin

February 28th, 2022

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Prescribed fires continue in the Lake Tahoe Basin Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 721-3898 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., Feb. 28, 2022 – Depending on favorable conditions, the Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team (TFFT) will continue prescribed fire operations this week around the Lake Tahoe […]

Lake Tahoe agencies to continue prescribed fire operations

February 22nd, 2022

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Lake Tahoe agencies to continue prescribed fire operations Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 721-3898                                                LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., Feb. 22, 2022 – The Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team (TFFT) will continue prescribed fire operations around Lake Tahoe this week as conditions and […]

Tahoe Basin prescribed fire operation to continue

February 16th, 2022

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Tahoe Basin prescribed fire operation to continue Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 721-3898 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., Feb. 14, 2022– Weather and conditions permitting, the Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team (TFFT) is scheduled to continue prescribed fire operations this week in the Lake Tahoe […]

The LTBMU Seeks Public Scoping Comments on the Tahoe Basin Caldor Hazard Tree and Fuels Reduction Project

February 16th, 2022

Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit February 11, 2022 The LTBMU Seeks Public Scoping Comments on the Tahoe Basin Caldor Hazard Tree and Fuels Reduction Project The USDA Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) is seeking comments on the proposed action for the Tahoe Basin Caldor Hazard Tree Fuels Reduction Project. The project includes […]