The Tahoe Conservancy will begin prescribed fire operations on Monday, December 5th, 2016 in the Tahoe Paradise area of El Dorado County, weather permitting. Specifically, planned ignitions of slash piles will occur west of Boren and Ponca Streets. During this time, smoke may be visible from Tahoe Paradise, Pioneer Trail, and the South Lake Tahoe Airport.

For more information on prescribed fire operations throughout Lake Tahoe, please visit the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team website here: http://tahoe.livingwithfire.info/tahoe-fire-fuels-team/

For questions about the Conservancy’s prescribed burn operations, please contact Milan Yeates at (530) 543-6058.