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Posted on: May 4, 2018

Southern Nevada Fire Restrictions Announced

On May 4, the Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, Mt. Charleston Fire Prevention District, National Park Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service are implementing fire restrictions in Southern Nevada.

LAS VEGAS – On May 4, the Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, Mt. Charleston Fire Prevention District, National Park Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service are implementing fire restrictio...

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Current Situation Reports
Posted on: March 3, 2018

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Releases for Public Comment Its Integrated Invasive Plant Treatment

SPARKS, NV., March. 2, 2018 – The Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest released the Integrated Invasive Plant Treatment Project’s Notice of Intent (NOI) to prepare an Environmental Impact statement (EIS) for a 45-day public comment period.

SPARKS, NV., March. 2, 2018 – The Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest released the Integrated Invasive Plant Treatment Project’s Notice of Intent (NOI) to prepare an Environmental Impact statement (EIS) for a 45-day public comment period....

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Forest Service press release Current Situation Reports
Posted on: March 1, 2018

NHP: Winter Driving Tips for Northern Nevada

Motorists in Northern Nevada have experienced less than ideal driving conditions over the past month. During these last several weeks, Nevada Highway Patrol Troopers have investigated countless crashes on our highways, many involving multiple vehicles.

Motorists in Northern Nevada have experienced less than ideal driving conditions over the past month. During these last several weeks, Nevada Highway Patrol Troopers have investigated countless crashes on our highways, many involving multiple vehicles. Th...

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Current Situation Reports
Posted on: February 22, 2018

Air tankers to be cut by one-third in 2018

The large air tankers on Forest Service exclusive use contracts are being cut from 20 to 13.

The U.S. Forest Service is cutting the number of large air tankers on exclusive use (EU) contracts this year from 20 to 13.

U.S. Forest Service spokesperson Babete Anderson said budget issues are affecting the availability of ground and air-based firefight...

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Current Situation Reports
Posted on: February 22, 2018

First Responder Highway Safety

Crashes that cause delays on the roads are inconvenient for us. But for first responders, they mean potentially trying to save lives while protecting their own. The highway is their office, and in that respect, even getting to work can be dangerous.

KTVN Reno - Crashes that cause delays on the roads are inconvenient for us. But for first responders, they mean potentially trying to save lives while protecting their own. The highway is their office, and in that respect, even getting to work can be dang...

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Current Situation Reports