Record Demand for July Fourth Week Watercraft Inspections

Roadside Station Updates and Details July 4th all inspection stations report minimal wait times and few boaters in the queue. Masks are required when out of your vehicle. Show up Clean, Drained, and Dry to speed up your inspection. July 5th will be the final day of...
Watercraft Inspection Stations Closing for the Season

Watercraft Inspection Stations Closing for the Season

This week marks the last full week of operations for watercraft inspection stations as we transition into Fall. As of Oct. 1, watercraft inspection operations will move from roadside inspection stations and occur at Cave Rock and Lake Forest launch ramps for the...
From Common Container to Masterful Mural

From Common Container to Masterful Mural

What was once a dull gray shipping container has been transformed into a work of art at the watercraft inspection station in Meyers, California. The container houses equipment used to decontaminate boats arriving at the station that might harbor aquatic invasive...
Feinstein to Host 2019 Lake Tahoe Summit

Feinstein to Host 2019 Lake Tahoe Summit

Press release produced by the office of Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.). Please stop by Tahoe RCD’s table at the annual summit for information about aquatic invasive species prevention and control work being done in the Lake Tahoe Basin.   United States...
Mussels Intercepted at Tahoe Inspection Stations

Mussels Intercepted at Tahoe Inspection Stations

Boat inspectors recently prevented two vessels from launching at Lake Tahoe and other regional lakes, after discovering infestations of aquatic invasive species (AIS). During mandatory inspections in Meyers and Truckee, California, inspectors found invasive mussels on...
Lake Tahoe Boat Inspection Stations Open for 2019 Season

Lake Tahoe Boat Inspection Stations Open for 2019 Season

Lake Tahoe, CA/NV Roadside watercraft inspections stations aimed at stopping the spread of aquatic invasive species are opening for the season. Locations, hours of operation, and opening dates are online at TahoeBoatInspections.com and as follows: Opening Wednesday,...
Ten years of fighting aquatic invasive species at Lake Tahoe

Ten years of fighting aquatic invasive species at Lake Tahoe

This year marks the tenth anniversary of Lake Tahoe’s Watercraft Inspection Program. Under the program, every motorized watercraft is inspected to ensure it is clean, drained, and dry and not carrying aquatic invasive species before launching at Tahoe. Thanks to...