Webinars and Virtual Workshops

Wildfire Home Retrofit Workshops

Below are the recordings from the Wildfire Home Retrofit workshop series for residents, building professionals, and wildfire practicioners.

Tahoe Home Retrofit Workshop: How to Harden Your Home Against Wildfire

Wildfire Home Retrofit Workshop for Building Professionals

Wildfire Home Retrofit Workshop for Fire Professionals and Educators

Lake Tahoe Wildfire Awareness Campaign Virtual Series 2021

Below are the recordings and presentations from the  “Living With Fire Virtual Series”, part of Lake Tahoe Wildfire Awareness Campaign, 2021.

Firewise Landscaping

Reduce the threat of wildfire and learn about firewise landscaping around your home.


Wendy Hanson Mazet, Certified Arborist, and Extension Plant Diagnostician. She has expertise in horticulture, arboriculture, noxious weeds, and vegetable and low water use gardening.

Powerpoint Presentations:

Wildfire Preparedness Workshop [new]

Below is the recording from our latest Wildfire Preparedness Workshop for residents & neighborhood leaders looking to learn more about all things wildfire.

Community Wildfire Preparedness Workshop

Held on June 1st, 2024. Topics include an introduction to Fire Adapted Communities & Firewise USA, prescribed fire & smoke, and home hardening & defensible space.


  • Jason Brand & Michelle McLean, Tahoe Resource Conservation District
  • Ryan Dominguez, North Lake Tahoe Fire
  • April Shackelford, North Tahoe Fire
  • Susan Chandler, Tahoe Keys Neighborhood Leader
  • Jamie Roice-Gomes, University of Nevada, Reno Extension
  • Leona Allen, Mewuk-Wintoon North Upper Truckee Neighborhood Leader
  • Jo Ann Cobb, Tall Trees Wood Vista Neighborhood Leader
  • Chief Thomas Smith, CalFire