Nevada Division of Forestry seeks to produce and provide useful publications that help the public and our cooperators better understand and therefore be enabled to be the best stewards possible of natural resources within the State. 

Agency Accomplishments

Highlighted Projects Fact Sheets

USFS Nevada State and Private Forestry Fact Sheet

Annual Report of Fire Prevention and Forest Health in the Lake Tahoe Basin


Natural Resource Stewardship and Management

Forest Insect and Disease Conditions in Nevada Reports

Cleaner Air, Tree by Tree – A Best Management Practices Guide for Urban Trees in Southern Nevada

Truckee Meadows Urban Tree Canopy Assessment


Biomass and Forest Products

Statewide Assessment to Expand Biomass Operations 2009

Methods to Reduce Forest Residue Volume After Harvesting and Produce Black Carbon

Assessment of Pinyon and Juniper Derived Biochar as a Soil Amendment to Increase Survival of Urban Trees in Nevada


Trees and Plants

Common Animal Damage to Plants Fact Sheet

Trees Work for Nevada

Nevada Big Tree Register 2015

Choosing the Right Plants for Northern Nevada’s High Fire Hazard Areas

State of Nevada Native Plant Laws

Pinyon Pine – Management Guidelines for Common Pests 


Programs, Planning and Strategies

Nevada Forest Action Plan – Statewide Assessment

Nevada Forest Action Plan – Strategies

Nevada Cohesive Strategy

Conservation Camp Program Brochure

Stewardship Program Brochure

State Fire and Volunteer Fire Assistance Brochure

Urban and Community Forestry Brochure


Fuels and Fire

Hazardous Fuels Reduction Fact Sheet

Fire Rehabilitation Fact Sheet

Fire Shapes Our Landscape, But it Doesn’t Have to Be Destructive

Prescribed Fire Fact Sheet

Network Pulse Newsletter for Fire Adapted Communities

One Less Spark Campaign – Being Prepared for Wildfire

One Less Spark Campaign – Reducing Unwanted Sparks

One Less Spark Campaign – Burning Landscaping Debris

One Less Spark Campaign – Using Open Camp Fires

One Less Spark Campaign – Safely Operating Vehicles


Additional Resources for Publications

Great Basin Fire Science Exchange

Living With Fire

University of Nevada Reno – Cooperative Extension

Forests and Rangelands

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