OCTOBER 5, 2018: NEVADA PRESCRIBED FIRE ALLIANCE FALL EVENT AT NLTFPD OCT 10TH & 11TH

The North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District will be hosting the Nevada Prescribed Fire Alliance Fall Event on October 10th and 11th. The Nevada Prescribed Fire Alliance is composed of Federal, State and Local fire agency representatives as well as relevant industry representatives, educators and researchers with the mission of encouraging the responsible use of prescribed fire as a natural resource and fuels management tool through collaboration, facilitation, and shared learning experiences.

The group will gather together next Wednesday and Thursday to discuss upcoming fall/winter prescribed burn plans in the Lake Tahoe Basin as well as reviewing past projects and accomplishments, current project status and future goals. To demonstrate the successful use of prescribed fire, attendees will take a narrated walking tour of the 2nd Creek area Thursday afternoon.