Tag: Tahoe RCD

Keeping Lake Tahoe clean with bottom barriers

CALIFORNIA, Tahoe RCD — The Tahoe Resource Conservation District is partnering with The Tahoe Fund and Tahoe Water Suppliers Association to control invasive aquatic weeds. “What we are trying to do today is to kill these little aquatic invasive species here,” said Nicole Cartwright, Executive Director at Tahoe […]

Fourth of July boat inspections at Lake Tahoe

CALIFORNIA, Tahoe RCD — The Fourth of July holiday and fireworks celebration brings a welcomed influx of boaters to the Lake Tahoe Basin…“Our boat inspectors have already found four vessels with invasive quagga mussels this season, which is a reminder of just how important the inspection process is […]

Tahoe boat inspections launch for 10th season

CALIFORNIA – The Tahoe Resource Conservation District will open inspection stations around the lake for the 10th consecutive season. The program is credited with preventing invasive species such as quagga mussels from entering the lake through an estimated 70,000 inspections and more than 32,000 hot water decontamination rinses […]