On June 2, the following events will be held in Incline Village as part of Lake Tahoe Wildfire Awareness Week.

1. Five Years After the Angora Fire – Lessons for Incline Village and Crystal Bay

What: The North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District invites you to a presentation and community forum followed by a fire demonstration and a BBQ lunch.

When: The presentation and fire demonstration run from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The BBQ starts immediately after and ends at 12:30 p.m.

Where: Incline Village Fire Station

863 Tanager Street

Incline Village, NV

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2. Fire and Fuels Walking Tour of Wood Creek

What: The North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District invites you to take a walking tour of prescribed fire and fuels reduction work completed in Wood Creek.

When: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Meet at the intersection of Barbara Street and Jennifer Street

Incline Village, NV

Special Considerations: This is a 1.4 mile, round-trip hiking tour along a gentle grade. Please bring sturdy shoes. Transportation from the Incline Fire Station at 863 Tanager Street to the rendezvous point is available.

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3. Landscaping for Fire Safety and Wildlife

What: The Nevada Tahoe Conservation District and the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District invite you to a class about reducing potential fire hazards in your yard while maintaining wildlife habitat, how to identify and prune high fire-risk shrubs, and good plant choices for the Lake Tahoe Basin. There will also be a pruning demonstration for those do-it-yourselfers eager to learn. Free wildflower seeds will also be available!

When: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: North Lake Tahoe Demonstration Garden

Corner of Tahoe Blvd and Country Club Drive

Incline Village, NV

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