Latest News

TRPA Best in Basin Award!

The Burke Creek Realignment Project received a TRPA Best in Basin award! Read about all the winners here
New Urban Agriculture Project
NTCD just got awarded the National Conservation District Association’s Urban Agriculture Conservation Grant! We look forward to helping the numerous Urban Agriculture movements that are sprouting up around Tahoe. Learn more about our Urban Agriculture Project here...
Board Meeting
NTCD's next board meeting is Thursday February 15th, 2018 at 10 am at the Douglas Co. library in Zephyr Cove

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To promote the conservation and improvement of the Lake Tahoe Basin’s natural resources by providing leadership, education, and technical assistance to all basin users.


Our team of dedicated professionals is one of the reasons the District is successful at implementing locally led conservation. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or if you are looking to volunteer we would love to tell you how you can help.



NTCD helps public entities and private landowners collaborate to protect Lake Tahoe’s water quality. Projects include mapping all stormwater assets for Washoe CountyDouglas County and the Nevada Department of Transportation as well as unique stormwater treatment assessments and projects for public agencies with private input.
View a map of all of our projects here.