Helping Your Range, Forest and Watershed

The mission of the Nevada Division of Forestry is to protect and enhance Nevada’s ecosystems and communities through natural resource stewardship and wildfire management.

Our Impact

2023 Plant Materials
Provided 9,084 lbs. of Seed
Produced 37,201 Plants
2023 Wildfires
Responded to 29 Fires
Over 1,305 Acres Burned
2023 Conservation Planning
102 Conservation Plans
on 10,178 Acres
2023 Acres Treated
5,304 Acres Treated
6 Mill. Insect & Disease Acres Surveyed
2023 Active Firewise® Sites
52 Active Firewise® USA Sites
181 Community Risk Assessments Completed
2023 Permits & Tags
15 Permits &
7,750 Tags Issued

2020 Forest, Range & Watershed Action Plan

The 2020 Forest, Range & Watershed Action Plan is intended to provide a shared vision for natural resource management and conservation in Nevada. The plan incorporates the existing “All Hands – All Lands” approach together with the recent Shared Stewardship Agreement...

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Fire Restrictions & Incidents

The Nevada Division of Forestry enacts fire restrictions on state lands, which includes the types of fire-related activities that are permitted given current conditions, as well as restriction exemptions and penalties for disobeying posted restrictions...

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Community Wildfire Defense Grant Program now Open

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Approximately $250 million in federal funding from the U.S. Forest Service is available through the 2023 Community Wildfire Defense Grant (CWDG).

News, Events and Meetings

June 14 2024

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest and Nevada Division of Forestry Create Combined Wildland Fire Crew to Confront the Wildfire Crisis

A new agreement between the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest and the Nevada Division of Forestry will enhance safe and effective wildfire response across Nevada. The centerpiece of this partnership is the creation of the joint Arc Dome Wildland Fire Module that is focused on planning, monitoring, and responding to wildfires.

May 07 2024

2024 Nevada Youth Range Camp

High school youth are invited to enjoy a week of fun, camping and learning about rangelands and natural resource management in Nevada.

April 19 2023

Nevada Division of Forestry to provide over $300,000 in grants to volunteer/rural fire departments for critical equipment and training

Approximately $330,000 in federal funding is now available for rural/volunteer fire departments serving small communities.