Monthly Column: Building on Tahoe’s Momentum

By Joanne S. Marchetta At the Lake Tahoe Summit last month, we saw the power of what we can accomplish when we work together. Progress over the last two decades was showcased when President Obama Continue Reading …

Monthly Column: Working to Protect Our Shoreline and Enhance Recreation Access

By Joanne S. Marchetta Millions of people visit our region each year, and the shoreline is where most of them go to enjoy the beauty and the cold, famously clear water of Lake Tahoe. The Continue Reading …

Monthly Column: Think First—Keep Tahoe Fire Safe

By Joanne S. Marchetta June is wildfire awareness month at Lake Tahoe. And nine years later, the 2007 Angora Fire remains a vivid reminder that wildfire is one of the greatest threats facing our Continue Reading …

Monthly Column: Beating Aquatic Invasive Species At Tahoe

By Joanne S. Marchetta Around the world, invasive species are notorious for their ability to out-compete native plants and animals. Once introduced to an area, they can spread out of control and Continue Reading …

Monthly Column: Re-Making Tahoe in the 21st Century

By Joanne S. Marchetta When people visit Tahoe for the first time, they marvel at the extraordinary natural landscape and fresh, clean air. At the same time, some are shocked at the dilapidated Continue Reading …

Column: Working Together for Tahoe at the Landscape Level

By Joanne S. Marchetta Restoring and conserving our environment at Lake Tahoe means setting our aspirations at the right scale. That’s what TRPA and many partners are working to do through Continue Reading …

Monthly Column: Investing in Tahoe’s Environment

By Joanne S. Marchetta At Lake Tahoe, we know our natural resources are one of our most valuable assets, and that’s why we have worked for decades to conserve and restore them. The natural wonders Continue Reading …

Monthly Column: Despite Snow, Tahoe’s Climate Still Changing

By Joanne S. Marchetta The New Year is getting off to a phenomenal start with snow falling at Lake Tahoe. It seems long ago since we’ve had snow around the lake, but as California and Nevada Continue Reading …

Monthly Column: Progress Continuing at Lake Tahoe

By Joanne S. Marchetta People at Lake Tahoe are working together like never before to restore our environment, revitalize our economy, and improve our communities. We saw significant progress all Continue Reading …

Monthly Column: Meeting the Transportation Challenges of Tomorrow

By Joanne S. Marchetta This past summer was Lake Tahoe’s busiest tourist season in recent memory. With the economy rebounding and major population growth projected for nearby metropolitan areas, Continue Reading …