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

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).  

July 05 2022

NDF Transfers Wildfire Engine to Reno-Tahoe Airport Fire Department

The Nevada Division of Forestry (NDF) transferred ownership of a Type III wildfire engine to the Reno-Tahoe Airport Fire Department, as part of NDF’s ongoing efforts to support firefighting capabilities among partner agencies throughout the state.