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Jul 16, 2018

Announcement from the Office of the Nevada State Engineer regarding Amended Order 1293A

The State Engineer has amended Order #1293, which prohibits the drilling of new domestic wells in Pahrump, Nevada, without the acquisition and relinquishment of 2.0 acre-feet of water rights. Amended Order #1293A,...

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Jul 13, 2018

Public comment period open for revised Newmont Mining Mercury Operating Permit

CARSON CITY, NV – The Nevada Division of Environmental Protection – Bureau of Air Pollution Control (BAPC) has entered the public notice period for a revised Phase 2 Mercury Operating Permit...

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Jul 10, 2018

League to Save Lake Tahoe brings Chariot microtransit service to South Tahoe

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CALIF. - On the heels of major July Fourth traffic jams, the League to Save Lake Tahoe (Keep Tahoe Blue) is teaming with Chariot to launch microtransit...

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Jul 06, 2018

$1 million available for nonpoint source water pollution prevention projects

CARSON CITY, NV – The Nevada Division of Environmental Protection’s (NDEP) Bureau of Water Quality Planning has approximately $1 million dollars in federal funding available to provide grant assistance...

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Jul 03, 2018

Non-native satin moths impacting aspen foliage in Lake Tahoe

(LAKE TAHOE, NV) In the mountains east of Lake Tahoe, visitors may notice that aspen trees have been defoliated due to an influx of invasive white satin moths (Leucoma salicis)....

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