Thinking is often the difference between a safe summer in Lake Tahoe and a dangerous wildfire event. Every summer millions of campers, hikers, beach goers and homeowners make the right decisions — thinking first by extinguishing a campfire correctly, trimming tree branches or making sure their off-road vehicle is equipped with a spark arrestor.

We live in, and visit, a place of immense natural beauty and near limitless recreation. By thinking first, you keep it that way.

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Sign the Pledge to Protect Your Playground

If we work together, we can keep Tahoe fire safe. Tell us where you live or are visiting below and submit your information to pledge that you will educate yourself and Think First to prevent the start of wildfires in Tahoe.

We’ll send you a special sticker in the mail to say “thank you” for joining the fight.

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Now that you've taken the pledge, share it with your friends to encourage them to Think First and Keep Tahoe Fire Safe.

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