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Tahoe City, CA
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Living with faults

In April 2016, scientists at the Nevada Seismology Laboratory warned that a major earthquake along the Eastern Sierra is long overdue. The region averages...

Star light, star bright · Explore the night sky

Stars, planets, nebula and meteors are ever present in the universe. Unseen during the day for the most part, and in many parts of...

Be kind to the back country 

Aside from the enormous deep blue lake that is the center of it all, the Lake Tahoe region is also blessed with copious quantities...

Prepare for wildfire season with defensible space 

Wildfires are burning in the Sierra Nevada and homeowners around Lake Tahoe must ensure they are prepared for wildfire by clearing hazardous fuels from...

Upper Truckee restoration project to resume

  The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit in collaboration with the California Tahoe Conservancy will resume work on the Upper Truckee River...

Swimming with the wildflowers

  Longer, warmer days each spring are the harbinger of wildflowers and hiking season in Tahoe and Truckee. As the plants begin to push up...

Stash the trash · Simple steps can protect bears, humans

Bears, raccoons and other wildlife in search of an easy meal are increasingly visiting residential areas in the Tahoe-Truckee region. It may not always...

Protecting nature’s dam builders · Sherry Guzzi

Last summer I noticed that a beaver dam had been constructed across the Truckee River above the River Ranch rapids (visit TheTahoeWeekly.com for the...

Warm water contributes to decline in clarity

Clarity levels at Lake Tahoe in 2015 declined in both summer and winter, due in part to warmer waters, according to researchers at the...

Tahoe Donner to purchase Crabtree Canyon

The Tahoe Donner Association has finalized an agreement with the Truckee Donner Land Trust to move forward with the acquisition of a 640-acre parcel...

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