Lake Mead Media Event Thursday

Lake Mead - Boulder City, NV

by Nevada Department of Wildlife

    Las Vegas, NV: The Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) and the National Park Service (NPS) will host a media event at Lake Mead to talk about boating and water safety Thursday from 10 am – 2 pm. Members of the media will be able to conduct their interviews during a private on-the-water ride-along with either NDOW game wardens or NPS Rangers.

    This week is National Safe Boating Week, a national campaign that partners state and federal agencies to promote safe boating during the week leading up to Memorial Day Weekend. English and Spanish-speaking rangers and wardens will be on hand to discuss what they are looking for this summer to ensure boater safety.

    Members of the Bureau of Reclamation will also be on hand to talk about Lake Mead water levels and the potential of a Lower Basin Level 1 Shortage Condition in 2022.

What:    Lake Mead Safe Boating Media Event

When:     Thursday, May 27, 2021
    10 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Lake ride-alongs with NDOW or NPS staff
    2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Short tour aboard Lake Mead Mohave Adventures

Where:    Lake Mead Mohave Adventures will stage a houseboat at Las Vegas     Boat Harbor for media. The houseboat may be used to conduct interviews,     file stories or freshen up before going on camera.

Who:    NDOW Game Wardens and NPS Rangers will be available to take     members of the media on the water for interviews. Members of the Bureau     of Reclamation will also be on hand to talk about Lake Mead water levels.
    Lake Mead Mohave Adventure staff will be available to provide information
    about houseboat and other summer boat rentals.

PLEASE NOTE: Media interested in a private ride-along need to respond to this advisory by noon May 26 at [email protected] or 702-668-3945, to ensure that enough boats are
on hand.

More Reports

Nevada Department of Wildlife Reports
for Saturday, May 22nd, 2021
Angel Lake: Road Expected to Open For Memorial Day Weekend
Cave Lake: 15 Feet Below Normal Water Level
Comins Lake: Work is Being Done For Improvements on Boat Ramp
Illipah Reservoir: Fishing Continues to Be Good
Jakes Creek Reservoir (Boies Reservoir): Expect good fishing for trout and fair conditions for bass
Jiggs Reservoir (Zunino Reservoir): Jiggs Reservoir Report
Ruby Lake NWR: Fishing Has Been Fair to Good
: NDOW Eastern Fishing Report
Wild Horse Reservoir: Surface water temperatures are in the mid-50’s
South Fork Reservoir: Water is Perfect Temp For Trout
Wilson Reservoir: Trout Fishing Has Been Good

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