Forest Service enacts enhanced fire restrictions for Tahoe

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Sierra Sun | Staff Report | Jun 16, 2021

USFS map showing fire restrictions in place at Lake Tahoe this summer. Image: USFS LTBMU.

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Due to dry conditions, enhanced fire restrictions on forest service land began this week and will last through the fall at Lake Tahoe.

The USDA Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit on Tuesday said that wood and charcoal fires and other fire-related activities are prohibited on its lands in the Tahoe Basin, including developed campgrounds.

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