Partnering to reduce wildfire risk in Lake Tahoe Basin (Opinion)

Jason Vasques / Guest column Jason Vasques The Caldor Fire was a reminder to our community that wildfires have and will continue to threaten the La...

December 2, 2022
7:44 PM

Jason Vasques / Guest column Jason Vasques The Caldor Fire was a reminder to our community that wildfires have and will continue to threaten the Lake Tahoe Basin. Since then, the California Tahoe Conservancy has received over four times the usual number of calls and emails about our open space lots. Most people contacting us have questions about wildfire risk and dead or dying trees. The good news is that since the Caldor Fire, we have gained new resources to ramp up forestry work on our properties and to support our partners' forest management projects.

Jason Vasques