The Regulatory Summit tour will be held on August 13th. Tour participants will meet in the Lobby of the Lake Tahoe Resort at 11:45 am. The bus will leave promptly at noon for Tahoe Paradise Resort where attendees will have lunch. After lunch, the bus will transport tour participants to the Angora Fire Area and then on to the Upper Truckee Wetlands Restoration area. At 4:00 pm the bus will return to the Lake Tahoe Resort.
The tour discussion will focus on how Forest Management relates to the Tahoe TMDL, which is the regulatory driver for Water Quality in Lake Tahoe Basin, and is focused on protecting the clarity of Lake Tahoe. As part of those discussions the speakers will address the restoration program, associated water quality and habitat improvement benefits, short and long term impacts of fuels reduction management on water quality, and post fire rehab impacts on water quality, related to protecting the clarity of Lake Tahoe.