DCNR News

Mar 18, 2022

Smith and Mason Valley residents invited to public workshops on groundwater

The State Engineer will hold a public workshop to provide information on Smith and Mason Valleys groundwater rights and current groundwater conditions. The workshops will also address concerns over...

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Mar 08, 2022

Over $350,000 in Nevada Lake Tahoe License Plate proceeds will help Tahoe Basin

LAKE TAHOE, NV – From Lake Tahoe’s crystal-clear water, to the surrounding forests and serene backcountry, the Tahoe Basin is a world-class natural and recreational treasure. As part...

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Mar 07, 2022

Public invited to workshop to comment on Conserve Nevada regulations

The Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is proposing amendments to Nevada Administrative Code Chapter 321, which authorizes the Conserve Nevada program. A workshop has been scheduled for the...

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Mar 01, 2022

Division of Water Resources warns Nevadans of potential well-drilling scams

In the past few weeks, the Nevada Division of Water Resources (NDWR) has received several reports of possible well-drilling scams in the Winnemucca area. The victims reportedly worked with an...

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Feb 25, 2022

Division of Environmental Protection issues air, water, mining permits for Thacker Pass mine

Today, the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection (NDEP) is announcing three permit decisions for Lithium Nevada Corporation’s proposed Thacker Pass Lithium Mine project near the town of Orovada...

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