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Forest Service will host talk on forest thinning

Sun staff report

The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit will host a public meeting in Kings Beach Wednesday to gather input for a 10-year plan to reduce fuels and prevent wildland fires in the Tahoe Basin.

The meeting will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the North Tahoe Conference Center in Kings Beach.

The purpose of the meeting is to present the planning effort and to solicit feedback on the draft plan prior to final public release.

This plan for the Tahoe Basin covers approximately 208,800 acres. For additional information regarding the meeting, call Duncan Leao at 543-2660.