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

2022 Plant Materials
Provided 669 lbs. of Seed
Produced 62,279 Plants
2022 Wildfires
Responded to 128 Fires
Over 59,000 Acres Burned
2022 Conservation Planning
3 Conservation Plans
on 29,877 Acres
2022 Acres Treated
6,554 Acres Treated
8 Mill. Insect & Disease Acres Surveyed
2022 Active Firewise® Sites
33 Active Firewise® USA Sites
83 Community Risk Assessments Completed
2022 Permits & Tags
17 Permits &
3,000 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

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.

August 03 2022

Registration Open for Webinars on Community Wildfire Defense Grants

The Community Wildfire Defense Grant is a new federal program, funded through the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. Prospective applicants can now register for informational webinars about the Grant.

July 20 2022

Nevada Division of Forestry Partners with Rutledge Airborne Applications to Enhance Wildland Firefighting Capabilities

The Nevada Division of Forestry (NDF) is excited to announce it has partnered with Rutledge Airborne Applications to provide critical air support for wildland firefighting throughout Nevada. This three-year partnership contract significantly increases fire response capabilities by utilizing state-of-the-art single engine air tankers (SEATs).