Shannon Litz / Nevada Appeal
Ten-year-old Walter Cruz, Jr. tries on some fire gear at Mills Park on Saturday morning during the wildfire awareness week kickoff event. The week continues Monday from 8-11 a.m. at the Legislature. The Bureau of Land Management, the Nevada Division of Forestry and others will be on hand along with photos and displays of recent fuel-reduction projects and talk with representatives from the Bureau of Land Management, the Nevada Division of Forestry and others.
For more information on the events, visit www.LivingWithFire.info and go to the Wildfire Awareness Week tab, or contact Sonya Sistare at firstname.lastname@example.org or 775-336-0271.