'07 fire season looming for Nevada (RGJ)Posted by jkittrell on Apr 10, 2007 in Forestry, News | Comments Off
(Reno Gazette-Journal)–This year looks like another dismal year for fire danger, Gov. Jim Gibbons was told Tuesday. The Nevada Fire Board of Directors, representing federal, state and local fire agencies, met with the governor in Carson City to give him an assessment of the fire risks. A dry year means the fuels in the lower elevations are more prone to fire, said Mike Dondero, forestry program manager for the Nevada Division of Forestry. Read the complete story.