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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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Prescribed fire operations continue in Tahoe Basin

November 7th, 2019

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

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Pile Burning November 11 – 24, 2019

November 6th, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tia Rancourt Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] PILE BURNING NOVEMBER 11 – 24, 2019 Weather and fuel conditions permitting, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District anticipates pile burning approximately 10-20 acres in the Diamond Peak Ski area November 11 – 24, 2019. Smoke resulting […]

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Pile Burning Week of October 28, 2019

October 24th, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tia Rancourt, Public Education/Information Officer North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District 775-813-8106 [email protected] PILE BURNING WEEK OF OCTOBER 28, 2019 Weather and fuel conditions permitting, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District anticipates pile burning approximately 10-20 acres in the Diamond Peak Ski area the week of October 28, 2019. Smoke […]

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Can Your Ashes

October 18th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release   Can Your Ashes Contact:  North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District, Tia Rancourt 775-813-8106 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev. – As the temperature drops outside and we think about using our fireplaces and heating stoves, it’s important to remember a few safety tips and precautions. Heating equipment […]

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Tahoe Basin Agencies Continue Prescribed Fire Operations

October 18th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team For Immediate Release Tahoe Basin Agencies Continue Prescribed Fire Operations Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif.  – North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District and California State Parks may continue prescribed fire operations over the next several weeks in the Tahoe Basin, if […]

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Prescribed Fire Operations Continue in Tahoe Basin

October 4th, 2019

Prescribed fire operations continue in Tahoe Basin   Contact:  USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif.  – Weather and conditions permitting, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District and California State Parks may continue prescribed fire operations over the next several weeks in the Tahoe Basin. A map with project locations and […]

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Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team to begin Tahoe Basin fall prescribed fire program

September 23rd, 2019

PRESS RELEASE Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team September 23, 2019 Tahoe Fire & Fuels Team to begin Tahoe Basin fall prescribed fire program Contact: USDA Forest Service, Lisa Herron (530) 543-2815 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev. – The Lake Tahoe Basin Fall Prescribed Fire Program may begin as early as September 24, 2019, under the management of […]

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Red Flag Declaration Prompts Activation of Local Strike Teams

September 14th, 2019

Erin Holland Public Information Officer North Tahoe Fire [email protected] 530-308-1158 RED FLAG DECLARATION PROMPTS ACTIVATION OF LOCAL STRIKE TEAMS TAHOE CITY, CA, Sept. 14, 2019 – For the first time this fire season, the Lake Tahoe Basin Operational Area is under a Red Flag Warning, elevated to the level of a Particular Dangerous Situation – […]

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Fire Fest returns to Stateline September 21

September 12th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release September 12, 2019 Fire Fest returns to Stateline September 21 Contact: Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection District, Eric Guevin 775-815-0972 LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev. – Fire Fest will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. outside the Hard Rock Casino Lake Tahoe. Admission is free and […]

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