Environment

Junk the Junipers to Prepare for Wildfire Season

May 9, 2016 Erin Meyering

Residents are encouraged to help protect their neighborhoods against wildfires and participate in the “Junk the Junipers” event from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., May 21. The University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, in partnership with the Nevada Division of […]

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Environment

Western Nevada Fire Restrictions Lifted

October 5, 2015 ThisisReno Staff

According to the Bureau of Land Management Carson City District Office, the Carson and Bridgeport Ranger Districts of the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Bureau of Indian Affairs, the Nevada Division of […]

Agriculture

Summer Fire Restrictions in Full Force

July 4, 2015 Brianna Soloski

Tinder-dry vegetation, exceptional drought conditions, increasing daytime temperatures, and several human-caused fires have prompted the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Carson City District Office; USDA Forest Service, Bridgeport and Carson Ranger Districts (USFS); the Nevada […]