DCNR News

May 20, 2022

NDEP, City of Henderson to host FREE household mercury collection event May 21

The Nevada Division of Environmental Protection (NDEP) is partnering with the City of Henderson to offer Southern Nevada residents the opportunity to safely dispose of select household items that contain ...

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Apr 27, 2022

Summer Safety Tips: How to prepare for wildfires, smoky skies, and extreme heat risks

With the sweeping impacts of climate change, wildfires have become more destructive and frequent, summers are getting hotter, and wildfire smoke has become an all-too-familiar sight in the sky. As...

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Apr 21, 2022

NDEP provides $5.5 million in VW grants to replace diesel vehicles with EVs

Nevada Div. of Environmental Protection provides $5.5 million in grants to replace polluting diesel trucks and buses with zero-emission electric vehicles  Ahead of Earth Day, the Nevada Division of Environmental...

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Apr 12, 2022

Governor Sisolak celebrates completion of Lake Tahoe litter removal project in Nevada

From the Governor's Office     LAKE TAHOE, NV - April 11, 2022 As an early kick off to Earth Day 2022, today Governor Sisolak joined officials from the Nevada Department...

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Mar 29, 2022

First annual Nevada Food Waste Awareness Month launches this April

The Nevada Division of Environmental Protection (NDEP) and local partners are excited to kick off the first-ever Nevada Food Waste Awareness Month this April. Throughout the month, NDEP and partner...

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