Fuels Reduction Projects
DECEMBER 5, 2014: A COMMUNITY THANK YOU
Due to the recent weather conditions and the cooperation of our community, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District has been able to exceed expected projections to date for our prescribed fire efforts.
NOVEMBER 25, 2014: PILE BURNING TO RESUME DECEMBER 1ST - 14TH
North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District will not be pile burning this week due to the holiday week. The Fire District will resume pile burning the east side of Second Creek and the west side of Third Creek drainages and various small urban lots scattered throughout Incline Village, December 1st - 14th, as weather conditions permit.
NOVEMBER 12, 2014: PILE BURNING IN 1ST & 2ND CREEK DRAINAGES
North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District is planning on pile burning in the First and Second Creek drainages over the next couple of weeks, as weather conditions permit.
OCTOBER 4, 2014: FIRST PRESCRIBED BURN OF THE SEASON SCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER 6TH
A prescribed burn in the 2nd Creek drainage is scheduled for Thursday, November 6th, weather conditions permitting. The project is north of Saddlehorn Drive, approximately 12 acres on IVGID land.
NOVEMBER 20, 2014: OPEN PUBLIC BURNING STILL CLOSED
Although the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District has begun prescribed fire burning in certain areas as weather conditions allow, open public burning season is still closed.
The Fire District is closely monitoring conditions, and will notify our community as soon as it is deemed safe to allow open public burning permits to be issued.
For further information, please contact Assistant Fire Marshal Mark Regan at 775-833-0351, ext. 8107.