2,500 permits will be issued for cutting in designated areas only. The Forest Service says the permits help thin the forest of smaller trees, which creates a healthier forest.
Permit sale locations:
Forest Service Supervisor's office, 35 College Drive, South Lake Tahoe. 530-543-2694 Mon-Fri., 8:00am to 4:30pm. Beginning Nov. 18.
Incline Village Forest Service office, 855 Alder Ave., Incline Village. 775-831-0914 Beginning Nov. 20, Weds-Fri., 8:00am to 4:30pm.