Lake Tahoe, CA/NV –The start today of Lake Tahoe’s grading, digging and project season shares the spotlight this year with defensible space, BMPs, and some new and updated guidelines from the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA). To protect from widespread erosion, grading in the Tahoe region is limited to dry months between May 1 and October 15. This is also the period when many homeowners will be thinking about protection from wildfire and installing stormwater Best Management Practices (BMPs).

Media Release May 1 Grading Season Starts Today, TRPA Updates And Rule Changes In Effect