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

2021 Plant Materials
Provided 16,270 lbs. of Seed
Produced 50,489 Plants
2021 Wildfires
Responded to 263 Fires
Over 134,000 Acres Burned
2021 Conservation Planning
7 Conservation Plans
on 10,000 Acres
2021 Acres Treated
2,960 Acres Treated
13,831 Insect/Disease Acres Surveyed
2021 Active Firewise® Sites
11 Active
Firewise® USA Sites
2021 Permits & Tags
14 Permits &
3,150 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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Grant Pre-Proposal Period now Open

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The Nevada Division of Forestry is now accepting preliminary proposals for grants that support wildfire prevention and mitigation, and habitat restoration projects across Nevada.

News, Events and Meetings

January 20 2023

Nevada receives historic $57 million in federal funding to reduce wildfire risks, restore wildlands in Elko County and across the Sierra Front

Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announced a $57.3 million investment in wildfire mitigation in Elko County and the Sierra Front.

December 30 2022

Grant Pre-proposal period now open

The Nevada Division of Forestry is now accepting preliminary proposals for the following competitive grants addressing wildfire prevention and mitigation, as well as habitat restoration in Nevada:

August 26 2022

Request for Public Comment on the Nevada Division of Forestry’s Language Access Plan

The Nevada Division of Forestry has opened the period for public comment on a proposed Language Access Plan, to better serve community members with limited English proficiency.