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The Sierra Nevada Conservancy (SNC) promotes and provides opportunities for local government, non-profit and Tribal partners to improve the environmental, economic and social well-being of the region. As a result, the SNC is regularly mentioned in news media within the 22 Sierra counties and throughout California.

The links below are here to assist you in learning more about the SNC and Region through news representation from various news media sources.

The SNC provides these links as a public service; we neither endorse nor approve/disapprove of any individual news story represented here. The following list is simply a sampling of articles written about the SNC; it does not attempt to represent all articles and all points of view on the SNC or any given subject or project.

Year:2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008

2014

8/14/14 Auburn Journal

AMERICAN RIVER METAL DEBRIS STUDY DETAILS CLEANUP COSTS

 

8/9/2014 Modesto Bee

WILL MAJOR FIRES LIKE RIM SPARK CHANGES IN FOREST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES?

 

8/9/2014 Auburn Journal

CONSERVANCY GRANT TO FUND FUEL BREAK EFFORT

 

8/5/2014 Ecosystem Marketplace

CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES KILL MORE THAN TREES, AND THAT MAY HELP US PREVENT THEM IN THE FUTURE

 

8/3/2014 Auburn Journal

PLACER COUNTY HIDDEN FALLS PARK LIVESTOCK GRAZING EFFORTS TO GET BOOST

 

7/31/2014 Rocklin & Roseville Today

HIDDEN FALLS REGIONAL PARK RECEIVES GRANT

 

7/9/2014 Foresthill Messenger

FORESTHILL BIOENERGY ANNOUNCES FEASIBILITY STUDY GRANTS

 

6/30/2014 Marysville Appeal-Democrat

TRAILS, YUBA RIVER ACCESS SOUGHT IN DEAL

 

6/26/2014 Sierra Sun

SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY ANNOUNCES RICE'S CROSSING: SIX MILES OF YUBA RIVER PURCHASED BY BEAR YUBA LAND TRUST

 

6/25/2014 The Union (Grass Valley)

BEAR YUBA LAND TRUST ACQUIRES 2,707 ACRES FOR $3.25M

 

6/25/2014 YubaNet.com

RICE'S CROSSING: SIX MILES OF YUBA RIVER PURCHASED BY BEAR YUBA LAND TRUST

 

6/17/2014 Northern Sierra Partnership Newsletter

SIERRA FOREST FUEL TREATMENTS MAKE ECONOMIC SENSE

 

6/14/2014 Amador Ledger Dispatch

SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY GRANTS $75,000 TO JACKSON FOR ORO DE AMADOR CLEANUP

 

6/12/2014 YubaNet.com

FOOTHILL COMMUNITIES RECEIVE GRANTS FROM THE SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY FOR FOREST, WATERSHED HEALTH PROJECTS

 

6/10/2014 Rocklin & Roseville Today

DROUGHT IMPACT: WATER, AGRICULTURE AND FARMERS

 

6/9/2014 The Union (Grass Valley)

TRUST PURCHASES LAND ALONG RIVER

 

5/31/2014 The Union (Grass Valley)

AT LEAST 7 SITES ON RADAR FOR NEVADA COUNTY BIOMASS PLANT

 

5/28/2014 Take Two, 89.3 KPCC

RIM FIRE RESTORATION OFFERS CHANCE FOR A NEW APPROACH

 

5/28/2014 Confluence Newsletter, Carpe Diem West

WATERSHED HEALTH: MAKING THE ECONOMIC CASE

 

5/16/2014 Biomass Magazine

THE ECONOMIC WISDOM OF FIGHTING WILDFIRES

 

5/8/2014 The Fresno Bee

CAL FIRE SOUNDS ALARM: GET READY FOR A VOLATILE WILDFIRE SEASON

 

5/7/2014 Merced Sun-Star

CAL FIRE SOUNDS ALARM: GET READY FOR A VOLATILE WILDFIRE SEASON

 

5/2/2014 Carpe Diem West Blog

INVEST IN FORESTS, SAVE MILLIONS. HERE'S PROOF!

 

4/30/2014 Tulare Basin Watershed Initiative

COLLABORATIVE REPORT FINDS THAT INCREASED FOREST MANAGEMENT HELPS REDUCE WILDFIRE RISK

 

4/29/2014 The Salinas Californian

FIRE PREVENTION PROJECTS SAVES US MONEY IN LONG RUN

 

4/25/2014 Visalia Times-Delta

FIRE PREVENTION PROJECTS SAVE US MONEY IN LONG RUN

 

4/23/2014 California Water Plan eNews

HOW INCREASED FOREST MANAGEMENT CAN PAY OFF IN REDUCED WILDFIRE RISK

 

4/22/2014 Reno Gazette-Journal

EDITORIAL: FIRE PREVENTION CAN SAVE MONEY IN LONG RUN

 

4/22/2014 Santa Cruz Sentinel

AS WE SEE IT: FEAR THE WORST FOR DROUGHT-DRY FIRE SEASON

 

4/18/2014 Wall Street Journal

CALIFORNIA RAMPS UP PREPARATIONS FOR COMING FIRE SEASON

 

4/18/2014 Reno Gazette-Journal

ECONOMIC BENEFITS OF SIERRA FOREST WORK CITED

 

4/18/2014: Stockton Record

FIGHTING FIRE WITH FIRE

 

4/17/2014: ClimateProgress

AFTER A DRY WINTER IN CALIFORNIA, PREPARATIONS BEGIN FOR HARSH WILDFIRE SEASON

 

4/16/2014: Modesto Bee

REPORT URGES REDUCTION OF WILDFIRE FUEL IN SIERRA NEVADA FORESTS

 

4/16/2014 Kern Valley Sun

STUDY: INVESTING IN FORESTS REDUCES MEGAFIRES AND SAVES MILLIONS

 

4/15/2014: Capital Public Radio

STUDY: FOREST FUEL REDUCTION CHEAPER THAN FIGHTING FIRES

 

4/14/2014: The Inyo Register

FIGHTING FIRE WITH FIRE

 

4/13/2014: Auburn Journal

NEW FIRE STUDY SAYS UPFRONT PREVENTION COSTS LESS THAN FOREST FIRE LOSSES

 

4/11/2014: KQED Science

CALIFORNIA WILDFIRE STUDY: SPEND ON PREVENTION TO SAVE ON DISASTERS

 

4/11/2014: Sierra Sun Times (Mariposa)

NEW STUDY FINDS INVESTING IN SIERRA NEVADA FORESTS REDUCES MEGAFIRES AND SAVES MILLIONS

 

4/10/2014: ThePineTree.net

STUDY: INVESTING IN FORESTS REDUCES MEGAFIRES AND SAVES MILLIONS

 

4/10/2014: www.MyMotherLode.com (Sonora)

MEGAFIRES COST SAVINGS

 

4/10/2014: YubaNet.com

STUDY: INVESTING IN FORESTS REDUCES MEGAFIRES AND SAVES MILLIONS

 

4/10/2014: Sierra Star (Oakhurst)

NEW STUDY COULD SAVE ON FUTURE FIRES

 

4/10/2014 Auburn Journal (Auburn)

DROUGHT RAISES BARK BEETLE INFESTATION CONCERNS IN PLACER COUNTY PINES

 

4/8/2014: The Inyo Register

ALABAMA HILLS DAY COMING APRIL 12

 

4/2/2014 California Water Plan eNews

TWO CONSERVANCIES TEAM UP TO ADDRESS COMMON WATER ISSUES

 

3/25/2014: The Inyo Register

ALABAMA HILLS DAY CELEBRATION EXPANDED IN 2014

 

3/25/2014: Plumas County News

PANEL TO SPEAK ON GENESEE VALLEY FOREST RESTORATION EFFORTS

 

3/21/2014: Biomass Magazine

CALIFORNIA FUNDS WOOD CHIP-TO-BOILER, FIRE REDUCTION EFFORTS

 

3/21/2014 Plumas County News (Quincy)

SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY AWARDS $1.2 MILLION FOR HEALTHY FOREST PROJECTS

 

3/17/2014 National Forest Foundation Newsletter

NFF RECEIVES FOREST RESTORATION GRANT FOR TAHOE NATIONAL FOREST

 

3/10/2014 The Union (Grass Valley)

SIERRA STREAMS INSTITUTE CONTINUES FIGHT AGAINST SCOTCH BROOM

 

2/18/2014 Sierra Star (Oakhurst)

PUBLIC LANDS SYMPOSIUM IN FRESNO

 

2/15/2014 The Fresno Bee (Fresno)

PUBLIC LAND MANAGEMENT FOCUS OF TALKS AT FRESNO STATE SYMPOSIUM

2013

12/30/2013 KNCO NewsTalk 830
SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY RELEASES ANNUAL REPORT

12/17/2013 CalaverasEnterprise.com (Calaveras)
RIM FIRE RECOVERY EFFORTS GETS A $1 MILLION BOOST


11/27/2013 YubaNet (Yuba)
SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY 2012-13 ANNUAL REPORT: FIRE, WATER, HEALTHY FORESTS, AND COMMUNITIES

11/23/2013 MyMotherLode.com (Amador, Calaveras, Tuolumne)
A POSSIBLE MILLION FOR RIM RECOVERY


11/23/2013 ThePineTree.net (Calaveras)
$1 MILLION FOR RIM FIRE RESTORATION TO BE CONSIDERED BY SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY BOARD

11/23/2013 Sierra Sun Times (Mariposa)
SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY TO CONSIDER RIM FIRE RESTORATION FUNDING


11/21/2013 Tahoe Daily Tribune (Tahoe)
STUDY: SIERRA NEVADA WILDLAND FIRES LARGER, MORE INTENSE


10/14/2013 Appeal Democrat (Yuba-Sutter)
BRIEFS: CAMPTONVILLE SEEKS FUNDS FOR CENTER STUDY

9/21/2013 The Modesto Bee
VOLUNTEERS SPRUCE UP TUOLUMNE, STANISLAUS RIVERS

9/21/2013 The Fresno Bee
VOLUNTEERS PICK UP RIVER TRASH FOR STATEWIDE CLEANUP DAY

9/19/2013 Merced Sun-Star
VOLUNTEERS WILL PLUCK TRASH FROM RIVERS

9/17/2013 The Sacramento Bee
THIS WEEK: VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO HELP REMOVE TRASH FROM AMERICAN RIVER AND OTHER WATERWAYS

9/12/2013 The Union (Grass Valley)
GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP NEXT WEEK

9/9/2013 Stockton Record
MOKELUMNE RIVER CLEANUP SLATED

9/4/2013 Mountain Democrat
MY TURN: INVESTMENTS IN SIERRA FORESTS CRUCIAL FOR FUTURE WATER SUPPL
Y

9/4/2013 ThePineTree.com (Calaveras)
BRINGING SPARKLE BACK TO THE MOKELUMNE RIVER WITH RIVER CLEAN UP

8/26/2013 San Jose Mercury News
RIM FIRE: DISASTER SHOWS NEED TO INVEST IN SIERRA FORESTS AND CALIFORNIA'S WATER SUPPLY

8/21/2013 Porterville Recorder
SUSTAINABLE FOREST AND COMMUNITIES COLLABORATIVE OPEN TO NEW MEMBERS

8/20/2013 Sierra Star (Oakhurst)
GROUP CONCERNED WITH HEALTH OF THE SIERRA NEVADA TO HOLD MEETING

8/18/2013 Auburn Journal 
ANOTHER VIEW: AMERICAN FIRE SPARKS UP THE NEED FOR BETTER FOREST MANAGEMENT

8/14/2013 Foresthill Messenger
BIOENERGY COMMUNITY MEETING ON AUGUST 22


8/14/2013 Foresthill Messenger
THE GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP


8/14/2013 Foresthill Messenger
WHY BIOENERGY - WHY NOW?

7/12/2013 Calaveras Enterprise
BOARD GETS UPDATE FROM CONSERVANCY GROUP

7/25/2013 Calaveras Enterprise
CAMPSTOOL RANCH 'EASED' INTO PERPETUAL CONSERVANCY

6/21/2013 The Union (Grass Valley)
STATE LAWMAKERS TOUR NEVADA COUNTY

6/15/2013 Stockton Record
PACT PROTECTS SIERRA RANCHLAND, UPPER CALAVERAS RIVER

3/11/2013 The Inyo Register
GRANT TO HELP INYO KEEP INVASIVE WEEDS AT BAY

3/9/2013 MyMotherLode.com (KVML Radio, Sonora)
A FUNDING BOOST

3/5/2013 The Porterville Recorder
SEQUOIA RIVERLANDS TRUST IN LINE FOR $347,000 GRANT

2012

11/18/2012 Reno Gazette Journal
CONSERVATIONISTS PURCHASE 3000 ACRES OF UPPER TRUCKEE RIVER WATERSHED

11/18/2012 San Jose Mercury News
MAJOR LAND ACQUISITION IN SIERRA ANNOUNCED

11/16/2012 North Lake Tahoe Bonanza, Sierra Sun
SIERRA CONSERVATION GROUPS COMPLETE $8M DEAL TO PROTECT WEBBER LAKE, LACEY MEADOWS

11/16/2012 Tahoe Daily Tribune
SIERRA CONSERVATION GROUPS COMPLETE $8M DEAL TO PROTECT WEBBER LAKE, LACEY MEADOWS

11/16/2012 The Sacramento Bee
KEY SIERRA LAND ACQUIRED BY TRUSTS WILL OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

11/5/2012 Placerville Mountain Democrat (El Dorado)
THOUSANDS VOLUNTEER FOR GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP

10/30/2012 ThePineTree.net  (Calaveras)
MOKELUMNE RIVER AND RESERVOIR CLEANUPS A BIG SUCCESS

10/24/2012 The Union Democrat (Sonora)
TUD EYES PHOENIX LAKE FIXES

9/18/2012 Tahoe Daily Tribune
VOLUNTEERS PICK UP TRASH DURING GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP

9/17/2012 MyMotherLode.com (KVML Radio, Sonora)
SIERRA RIVER CLEANED UP

9/16/2012 KFSN TV (Fresno)
HUNDREDS OF TIRES REMOVED FROM SAN JOAQUIN RIVER

9/15/2012 Fresno Bee (Fresno)
TONS OF TRASH SCOOPED UP IN SATURDAY'S GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP

9/15/2012 KMJ Radio (Fresno)
VOLUNTEERS HOLD GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP

9/14/2012 The Union (Nevada)
SIERRA STREAMS AWARDED $187K IN GRANTS

9/14/2012 Auburn Journal (Placer)
ANNUAL CLEANUP REACHES FARTHER THAN AMERICAN RIVER

9/14/2012 Capitol Public Radio (Sacramento)
SATURDAY BIG DAY FOR COASTAL AND RIVER CLEANUP

9/13/2012 aNewsCafe.com  (Lassen)
SHASTA LAND TRUST TO HOST GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP EVENT

9/13/2012 The Modesto Bee (Stanislaus)
VOLUNTEERS SET TO TROLL RIVERS FOR TRASH IN MODESTO AREA

9/11/2012 Corning Observer (Tehama)
COUNTY RECEIVES THREE HEALTH FOREST GRANTS

9/8/2012 Red Bluff Daily News (Tehama)
TEHAMA COUNTY RESOURCE CONSERVATION DISTRICT RECEIVES FIRE GRANT

8/24/2012 Chico Enterprise Record
BUTTE FIRE SAFE COUNCIL COULD GET $100,000 FOR WOOD CHIPPER PROGRAM

8/24/2012 YubaNet.com
$2.5 MILLION IN "HEALTHY FORESTS" GRANTS TO BE CONSIDERED BY SNC GOVERNING BOARD

7/31/2012 Sacramento Bee
VIEWPOINTS; LUCK, $13 MILLION HELPED SAVE TOWNS FROM ROBBERS FIRE (JIM BRANHAM)

7/24/2012 TSPNTV.com (Amador County)
SUPERVISORS HEAR SNC OFFERS FINAL ROUND OF CONSERVATION GRANT FUNDS TOTALING $5 MILLION

7/15/2012 Indian Country Today Media Network (Nationwide)
GEOTOURISM MAPGUIDE HELPS TRAVELERS FIND POINTS OF INTEREST IN INDIAN COUNTRY IN ECO-FRIENDLY WAY

7/10/2012 MyMotherLode.com (KVML Radio, Sonora)
PHOENIX LAKE IMPROVEMENTS (SNC GRANT FUNDING)

7/09/2012 Recordnet.com (San Joaquin County)
NOW YOUR SMARTPHONE CAN HELP YOU FIND THE 'OL SWIMMING HOLE (GeoTourism)

7/06/2012 MyMotherLode.com (KVML Radio, Sonora)
FINANCIAL HELP FOR FARMERS AND RANCHERS

6/29/2012 Sierra Sun (Truckee/Tahoe)
$5M AVAILABLE FROM SNC FOR SIERRA RANCH AND FARM CONSERVATION PROJECTS

6/28/2012 Sierra Sun Times (Mariposa)
GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP A SUCCESS

6/27/2012 KVML Radio (Sonora) MyMotherLode.com
FINANCIAL HELP FOR FARMERS AND RANCHERS

6/26/2012 TSPN TV, (Amador)
SNC TO GRANT $5 MILLION TO CONSERVE RANCH, FARM WORKING LANDSCAPES

6/21/12 InElDoradoCounty.com
$5M AVAILABLE TO ASSIST RANCHERS AND FARMERS

6/18/12 The Union (Grass Valley)
$5 MILLION AVAILABLE TO ASSIST SIERRA RANCHERS, FARMERS WITH CONSERVATION PROJECTS

6/18/12 The Inyo Register
FACT-FINDING EFFORTS UNDER WAY IN POSSIBLE HATCHERY TAKEOVER

6/13/12 Press Release from Butte County Fire Safe Council (Published in multiple newspapers)
GRANTS AWARDED FOR WATERSHED AND FOREST HEALTH IN MAGALIA

6/10/12 Auburn Journal
AUBURN WILDFIRE SAFETY SPARKS FUNDING BOOST FROM SNC

6/08/12 YubaNet.com
$4.6 MILLION AWARDED FOR HEALTHY FOREST GRANTS

6/08/12 MyMotherLode.com (KVML Radio, Sonora)
CALAVERAS FOREST PROJECTS RECIEVES MONEY

6/07/12 Chico Enterprise Record
BUTTE FIRE SAFE GRANTS RECEIVE FINAL OK

6/06/12 The Inyo Register
SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY BOARD TO MEET IN INYO

6/03/12 Chico Enterprise Record
BUTTE IN LINE FOR FIRE SAFETY GRANTS

5/30/12 The Union Democrat (Sonora)
FUNDING CUT FOR NOXIOUS-WEED PROGRAM

5/29/12 Auburn Journal
SNC FUNDS ON COURSE FOR AUBURN-AREA FOREST HEALTH

5/24/12 YubaNet.com
SNC BOARD TO DECIDE ON $4.9 MILLION IN PROP. 84 GRANTS FOR SIERRA FOREST PROJECTS

5/24/12 Redding Record Searchlight
SHASTA, LASSEN FOREST PROJECTS MAY RECEIVE GRANTS; LATOUR FIREBREAK IN LINE

5/22/12 The Inyo Register
CONSERVANCY FLOATING IDEA OF HATCHERY OWNERSHIP

5/18/2012 Sacramento Bee
SIERRA NEVADA GEOTOURISM MAP GOES LIVE

5/17/2012 Auburn Journal
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PUTS SIERRA NEVADA, AUBURN ON NEW MAP

5/17/2012 Sierra Star, Oakhurst
BIOMASS ENERGY PLANNED FOR NORTH FORK

5/05/2012  Los Angeles Times
CALIFORNIA RANCHERS...WHERE CATTLE AND WILDLIFE COEXIST

2/17/2012 Sacramento Bee
EDITORIAL:  TIME TO UPDATE HOW WE MANAGE U.S. FORESTS

2/15/2012 Lassen County Times
BURNEY-HAT CREEK COLLABORATIVE TO RECEIVE $605,000

2/15/2012 The Union (Grass Valley)
FIREWISE LIVING AWARD WINNERS

2/7/2012  KERO TV Bakersfield
JON MCQUISTON TO RUN FOR STATE ASSEMBLY

2/6/2012  Sacramento Bee
TEN-YEAR FOREST RESTORATION PROGRAM SET TO START
(AMADOR-CALAVERAS CONSENSUS GROUP CORNERSTONE PROJECT)

2/3/2012 Calaveras Enterprise
MILLIONS FOR AMADOR-CALAVERAS CONSENSUS GROUP FOREST PROJECT

1/18/2012  Lassen Times
BRIAN DAHLE ANNOUNCES ASSEMBLY BID

2011

12/29/2011 Tahoe Tribune
LOCAL, REGIONAL ORGANIZATIONS PARTNER TO PROTECT SIERRA SCENERY

12/15/2011 Northern Sierra Partnership
WILDLIFE CONSERVATION BOARD MAKES HISTORIC GRANT TO CONSERVE WEBBER LAKE AND LACEY MEADOWS

11/27/2011 Recordnet.net
MAPS HELP UTILITIES, OTHERS PINPOINT SOLUTIONS

11/24/2011 Reno News & Review
BOOK REPORT: SNC 2011 ANNUAL REPORT

10/26/2011 Calaveras News (ThePineTree.net)
U.S. FOREST SERVICE PUSHES FOR ECOLOGICAL RESTORATION

10/21/2011 American Rivers Blog
THE GENTLE BEGINNINGS OF SIERRA HEADWATERS

10/15/2011 AppealDemocrat.com
DON CURLEE: LATEST THING IS AGNATURE TOURISM

10/3/2011 Visalia Times-Delta
$5 MILLION GRANTS OFFERED TO HELP SIERRA FORESTS, MEADOWS

10/1/2011 Redding Record Searchlight
GRANT PROGRAM INVITES 'HEALTHY FORESTS' PROPOSALS

9/30/2011 Sierra Sun Times
SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY ANNOUNCES $5 MILLION AVAILABLE FOR ‘HEALTHY FORESTS'

9/29/2011 The Union (Grass Valley)
FUNDING HEALTHY FORESTS

9/28/2011 Merced Sun-Star
SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY SOLICITS APPLICATIONS FOR $5M 'HEALTHY FORESTS' GRANTS

9/23/2011 The Union (Grass Valley)
CONSERVATION GROUPS CELEBRATE THE PURCHASE OF SIERRA BUTTES FOR PUBLIC OWNERSHIP

9/22/2011 Calaveras News (ThePineTree.net)
2011 MOKELUMNE RIVER CLEANUP A HUGE SUCCESS

9/19/2011 Sierra Sun Times (Mariposa)
THOUSANDS OF VOLUNTEERS MAKE THIRD ANNUAL GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP A SUCCESS

9/19/2011 MyMotherLode.com
CLEANING UP THE RIVERS

9/20/2011 The Sacramento Bee
RESTORE WATERWAYS

9/17/2011 Style Magazine
GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP

9/17/2011 Redding Searchlight
WILL WORK FOR TRASH; VOLUNTEERS PICK UP LITTER NEAR REDDING WATERWAYS

9/16/2011 KCRA
VIDEO: GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY

9/14/2011 The Mono-logue
GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP THIS SATURDAY

9/14/2011 aNewsCafe.com (Northern California)
SHASTA LAND TRUST TO HOST 3RD ANNUAL GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP EVENT

9/14/2011 KVML Radio, MyMotherlode.com (Sonora)
GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP THIS WEEKEND

9/13/2011 Sierra Sun
TRUCKEE TAHOE COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS

9/13/2011 Calaveras News (ThePineTree.net)
SIGN UP NOW FOR THE 2011 MOKELUMNE RIVER CLEANUP ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17

9/10/2011 Redding Record Searchlight
CASCADE PARK FOCUS OF CLEANUP; ALMOST 2,940 POUNDS OF TRASH CLEARED IN 2010

9/5/2011 Sierra Sun Times (Mariposa)
THE THIRD ANNUAL GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP

9/1/2011 AG Journal
CALIFORNIA WATERSHED PROGRAM TO PAY FARMERS, RANCHERS, FORESTERS

9/1/2011 Western Farm Press
WATERSHED PROGRAM PAYS FARMERS TO ENHANCE ENVIRONMENT

8/25/2011 YubaNet.com
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR YOUR FAVORITE RIVER CLEANUP!

8/26/2011 Amador Ledger Dispatch
VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT FOR MOKE RIVER CLEANUP

8/25/2011 Merced Sun-Star
SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY TO CONSIDER GUIDELINES FOR $5M HEALTHY FORESTS GRANT PROGRAM

8/22/2011 Bilingual Weekly
AN INTERVIEW WITH CALIFORNIA’S SECRETARY OF NATURAL RESOURCES – JOHN LAIRD

8/17/2011 Merced Sun-Star
DIANA FALLS: GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP

8/16/2011 Mountain Democrat
TIME TO VOLUNTEER FOR THE GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP

8/13/2011 The Record Searchlight (Redding)
REGISTER ONLINE FOR GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP

8/11/2011 Mariposa Gazette
WATERSHED COUNCIL CONTINUES ITS WEED BATTLE

8/10/2011 YubaNet.com
THIRD ANNUAL GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION NOW ONLINE

8/10/2011 Merced Sun-Star
SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY TO HOLD GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP SEPT 17TH

7/20/2011 Merced Sun-Star
SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY UNVEILS DRAFT GRANT GUIDELINES FOR HEALTHY FOREST PROGRAM

7/20/2011 Sierra Sun (Truckee)
PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP CONSERVES SIERRA VALLEY RANCHES

7/6/2011 Reno Gazette-Journal
PARTNERSHIP SAVES RANCHES

6/9/2011 Calaveras Enterprise
RODDEN RANCH MOVES CLOSER TO CONSERVATION EASEMENT

5/17/2011 Red Bluff Daily News
LASSEN GATEWAY COALITION SPRING CONFERENCE

5/13/2011 National Parks Traveler
CRYSTAL CAVE TOURS AT SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK BEGIN SATURDAY (SNC GRANTEE)

5/4/2011 Auburn Journal
INPUT SOUGHT ON PROP. 84 GRANTS

4/27/2011 The Auburn Journal
LAND PRESERVE DEDICATES HARVEGO PRESERVE

4/4/2011 The Union (Grass Valley)
CONSERVANCY SEEKS INPUT ON $10M GRANT PROGRAM

4/3/2011 Merced Sun-Star
SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY SEEKS PUBLIC INPUT FOR $10M IN GRANT AWARDS

3/17/2011 The Mariposa Gazette
SNC PUMPS $1.2 MILLION INTO MARIPOSA

3/11/2011 Oroville Mercury Record (Also seen in the Chico Enterprise Record and Red Bluff Daily News)
WATERSHED GRANT AWARDS INCLUDE LITTLE CHICO, DEER AND MILL CREEKS

3/9/2011 Mountain Democrat
SNC BOARD OK’S $10M IN BOND FUNDED WATERSHED PROTECTION PROJECTS IN THE SIERRA

3/9/2011 Fresno Bee
GRANT WILL FUND WATERSHED PROJECTS

3/08/2011 Merced Sun Star
MARIPOSA COUNTY GETS FUNDING FROM SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY FOR WATERSHED PROTECTION

2/17/2011 Mountain Democrat
$10 MILLION IN WATERSHED PROTECTION GRANTS TO BE CONSIDERED

1/2011 Tahoe Daily Tribune
DOUGLAS COUNTY ON GEOTOURISM MAP

1/2011 The Fresno Bee
GEOTOURISM EXPANDS TO SOUTHERN SIERRA REGION

1/2011 The Inyo Register
NAT GEO SEEKS TO HIGHLIGHT SOUTHERN SIERRA ATTRACTIONS

1/2011 KSFN TV-30 (ABC) Fresno
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CREATES GEOTOURISM MAPS FOR THE CENTRAL VALLEY

1/2011 The Redding Searchlight
EASEMENT PROTECTS FAMILY RANCH EAST OF BELLA VISTA

1/2011 Sacramento Bee
LOVE THE SOUTHERN SIERRA? NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC WANTS TO KNOW

1/2011 Santa Cruz Sentinel
JOHN LAIRD’S APPOINTMENT TO STATE’S TOP ENVIRONMENTAL POST DRAWS PRAISE, IRE

1/2011 Western Farm Press
AGRITOURISM WORKSHOPS SCHEDULED BY UC SMALL FARMS PROGRAM

2010

12/2010 SierraStar.com
GRANT AWARDED TO CONSERVATION GROUP

12/2010 Mariposa Gazette
GARDEN PROJECT RECEIVES NRCS VOLUNTEER AWARD

12/2010 MyMotherLode.com
AGENCY HOPES TO IMPROVE SIERRA NEVADA REGION

RADIO INTERVIEW: PART ONE, PART TWO

9/2010 KNCO.COM
GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP

9/2010 Kern Valley Sun
GEOTOURISM COUNCIL EXPLORES NEW STRATEGIES, PARTNERSHIPS

9/2010 Auburn Journal
VOLUNTEERS SCOUR 151 TONS OF TRASH IN GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP

8/2010 Placer Sentinel
SNC BOARD MEETING TO DISCUSS JOBS, ECOSYSTEM HEALTH, FOREST MANAGEMENT

8/2010 El Dorado Guide
HAZEL MEADOW RESTORATION

8/30/2010 Auburn Journal
SIERRA NEVADA FOREST AND COMMUNITY INITIATIVE PROTECTS OUR SIERRA FORESTS AND COMMUNITIES

8/2010 KAHI Radio
GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP RADIO INTERVIEW

8/4/2010 The Porterville Recorder
PROP. 84 FUNDS UP FOR GRABS TO IMPROVE WATERSHEDS

8/4/2010 Auburn Journal
SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY LAUNCHES RIVER CLEANUP WEBSITE

7/29/2010 Daily News (Red Bluff)
GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP SET

7/28/2010 Visalia Times Delta
MILLIONS POSSIBLE FOR SIERRA PROTECTION

7/20/2010 The Sacramento Bee (Also seen in The Fresno Bee)
MCCLINTOCK, BOXER TEAM UP TO PROPOSE COLOMA RANCH AS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE

7/12/2010 Mercury News (San Jose)
OPINION: 'PORK' LABEL UNFAIR TO SIERRA NEVADA WATER PROJECT

7/9/2010 RecordCourier.com (Gardnerville, NV)
GEOTOURISM A GOOD WAY TO GET ON THE MAP

7/7/2010 The Union Democrat (Sonora)
COUNTY LEADERS BACK 'INITIATIVE'

7/7/2010 PressDemocrat.com (Santa Rosa)
WHAT COMES NEXT FOR CALIFORNIAS WATER BOND?

7/7/2010 The Fresno Bee (also seen in The Merced Sun Star)
FOOTHILL RANCHERS AWAIT RECESSIONS END

7/7/2010 RecordNet.com (San Joaquin Valley)
CALAVERAS BACKS PLAN TO REVIVE TIMBER INDUSTRY

7/6/2010 RGJ.com (Reno Gazette Journal)
NOMINATIONS SOUGHT FOR TRUCKEE AREA FAVORITES

7/7/2010 Auburn Journal
GEOTOURISM PROJECT MAPS UNIQUE LOCAL SITES

7/1/2010 The Sacramento Bee
WHAT'S YOUR FAVORITE SIERRA SPOT? TELL NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC

6/25/2010  PRNewswire-USNewswire (SAN FRANCISCO) CALIFORNIA COASTAL CLEANUP DAY PREPARES FOR 26TH ANNUAL EVENT WITH A CALL TO REDUCE WASTE

6/22/2010 MOONSHINE INK (TRUCKEE) TAHOE VISTA WETLANDS TO BE RESTORED WITH HELP OF GRANTS

6/17/2010 MARIPOSA WEEKLY GAZETTE (MARIPOSA) FOURTH GRADE STUDENTS IDENTIFY PLANTS

6/8/2010 TSPNTV.COM (AMADOR COUNTY)
SNC BOARD VOTES TO LAUNCH SIERRA NEVADA FOREST AND COMMUNITY INITIATIVE

5/25/2010 MERCURY NEWS (SAN JOSE)
TWO SPECIALIZED LICENSE PLATES FOR BAY AREA AND SIERRA ENVIRONMENT FAIL TO WIN APPROVAL

5/14/2010 Moonshine Ink (Truckee)
(Geotourism) TAKINGTHE HERD MENTALITY OUT OF TOURISM

5/2/2010 The Fresno Bee
SIERRA PROGRAM AIMS TO NURTURE FOREST

4/27/2010 The Sacramento Bee
SIERRA BUSINESS COUNCIL "VISION 2020" WINNERS ANNOUNCED

4/26/2010 The Auburn Journal
WATERSHED IDEAS TO FLOW AT PLACER COUNTY WATER AGENCY FORUM IN AUBURN

4/19/2010 Calaveras Enterprise
CALAVERAS COUNTY WATER DISTRICT AXES HIGHWAY 4 WATER STUDY

4/15/2010 Terracurve.com
GEOTOURISM GOES DIGITAL: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC APP BRINGS YOSEMITE TO THE DESKTOP

4/14/2010 Yubanet.com
CATTLEMEN, FARMERS, BUSINESSES, WATER DISTRICTS AND ENVIRONMENTALISTS CONVERGE ON SACRAMENTO FOR THE 7TH ANNUAL “SIERRA DAY IN THE CAPITOL”

4/8/2010 Tahoe Daily Tribune
LAKE TAHOE REGION IS NEXT PHASE OF NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC GEOTOURISM MAPPING PROJECT

4/8/2010 Sacramento Bee
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC, OTHER PARTNERS SHOW SIERRA’S GEOTOURISM GOLD ON NEW WEBSITE

4/7/2010 TSPN Amador County
Jim Branham - SUSTAINABLE SIERRA NEVADA INITIATIVE INTERVIEW

4/2/2010 The Union Democrat
CALAVERAS GROUP OFFERS BLUEPRINT FOR PARTNERSHIP

4/10/2010 Stockton Record
BUILDING CONSENSUS A PRIORITY FOR SIERRA

3/29/2010 Yuba Net, Nevada City
SNC ASKING FOR PUBLIC COMMENT ON SUSTAINABLE SIERRA NEVADA INITIATIVE

3/25/2010 The Union Democrat
CONSERVANCY DRAFTS SWEEPING PLAN FOR SIERRA

3/23/2010 Stockton Record
IONE PLANT’S GREEN CONVERSION ON HOLD

3/20/2010 The Fresno Bee
MORE LAND ON FRESNO CO PEAK PRESERVED

3/23/2010 My Mother Lode
STRIVING FOR A HEALTHY SIERRA NEVADA

3/15/10 Auburn Journal
ASSEMBLYMAN ISSUES A CHALLENGE

3/2010 Anderson Valley Post
BETTER UNDERSTANDING INFRASTRUCTURE IS ONE GOAL OF PLANT TOUR

3/2010 Red Bluff Daily News
GROUP SAYS FEDERAL STATUS IS STILL LIKELY FOR THE BEND AREA

3/2010 Redding Searchlight
SUSTAINABLE SIERRA INITIATIVE

2/2010
DOWNTOWN TRUCKEE PARK NOT LIKELY THIS SUMMER

2/2010 The Union Democrat
PHOENIX LAKE TO GET IMPROVEMENT FUNDS

1/2010 Indian Country Today
HISTORY YOU CAN KEEP FOREVER

1/2010 Union News Service
SAVING TH E NORTHERN SIERRA

1/2010 Contra Costa Times
ENVIRONMENTAL LICENSE PLATES STUCK IN NEUTRAL

1/2010
MIKE CHRISMAN TO LEAVE STATE AGENCY

2009

SIERRA NEVADA LICENSE PLATES ON SALE TO SUPPORT CONSERVANCY 12/2009

AWA GETS $270,000SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY GRANT 12/2009

SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY SHOWS HUBER AROUND BIOMASS PROJECT 12/2009

RESOURCE CONSERVATION DISTRICT IS GRATEFUL FOR ITS NATIVE GARDEN VOLUTEERS 12/2009

DOWNTOWN TRUCKEE POCKET PARK SHOULD RECEIVE GRANT, MOVE FORWARD SOON 12/2009

SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY TOURS VALLEY 12/2009

AWA SEES $500,000 IN PROP 84 FUNDS ON HORIZON 12/2009

CHICO WAITS FOR FISH LADDER FUNDING 12/2009

SNC FUNDING FOR TRUCKEE COMMUNITY PARK RELEASED 11/2009

VOTERS COULD INFUSE TAHOE CONSERVATION WITH BIG $$ 11/2009

SIERRA NEVADA GEOTOURISM PROJECT GETS GRANT; LOCALS ENCOURAGED TO PARTICIPATE 11/2009

SIERRA BUSINESS COUNCIL: LICENSE TO CONSERVE 10/2009

SUPERVISORS SEEK FUNDS FOR SIERRA CONSERVANCY 10/2009

SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY’S 3RD ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM REGSTRATION NOW OPEN 10/2009

NID DEMONSTRATES CUTTING-EDGE MERCURY REMOVAL TECHNIQUE 09/2009

JIM BRANHAM - SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY AMADOR COUNTY NEWS, TSPN TV VIDEO 9/2009

PUTTING THE SIERRA NEVADA ON THE TOURISM MAP 9/2009

GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEAN UP ON CAPITOL PUBLIC RADIO 9/2009

COMMUNITY MADE A DAY OF SPRUCING UP THE CONFLUENCE 9/2009

SIERRA NEVADA ENVIRONMENTAL LICENSE PLATE CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED ON CONSERVANCY’S FIVE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY 9/2009

GEOTOURISM PROJECT LAUNCHES 9/2009

ROTARIANS LEARN ABOUT GEOTOURISM 9/2009

CLEAN UP CREW 9/2009

THOUSANDS OF VOLUNTEERS MAKE THE FIRST EVER GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEANUP A SUCCESS 9/2009

CALIFORNIA RIVER CLEANUP AMASSES TRASH 9/2009

SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY JOINS THE FIRE FIGHT 09/2009

WATERSHED MOMENT:  SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY’S FIVE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY 09/2009

SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY RESTARTS 142 FROZEN PROJECTS 09/2009

GEOTOURISM MAPGUIDE WANTS YOU! 09/2009

NOMINATE YOUR FAVORITE FOR WEBSITE, MAPGUIDE 09/2009

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO HELP IN THE GREAT SIERRA RIVER CLEAN UP PARTNERSHIP 09/2009

SIERRA NEVADA TOURISM MAP WILL FEATURE LOCAL OPINIONS 8/2009

RIVER LOVERS UNITE FOR CLEAN UP 08/2009

BOARD BACKS TWO NEW PROGRAMS, REJECTS CLAIM 8/2009

NOMINATIONS BEING TAKEN FOR NEW NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAPGUIDE FOR SIERRA NEVADA 8/2009

WATER MANAGEMENT IN CALIFORNIA: ARE OUR STATE'S COMMUNITIES SUSTAINABLE? 08/2009

THE SIERRA FUND INITIATES "MICRO" GRANTS PROGRAM 01/2009

MEASURE R: INVESTING IN MAMMOTH’S RECREATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE 01/2009

A PARK IS BORN 02/2009

MONUMENTAL OUTLOOK OVER THE HORIZON 02/2009

1,400 ACRES IN NORTHERN SIERRA PROTECTED 02/2009

GRAZING SEMINAR SET FOR JAMESTOWN 03/2009

STUDY LINKS WILDFIRES IN SIERRA TO CLIMATE CHANGE 04/2009

KRV REVITALIZATION UPDATE  1/14/2009

ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS, PROJECTS LOSE FUNDING  1/14/2009

2008

TRAIL TO BE BUILT ON ENVIRONS IN NEVADA CITY 12/2008

EXCLUSIVE: STATE’S LARGEST RIVER PARK IN WORKS ON YUBA 12/2008

THE SNC GRANT THAT ALMOST WAS  12/31/2008

GRANTS GO TOWARD REGIONAL EDUCATION  12/29/2008

SNC HALTS FUNDING FOR GRANTS  12/24/2008

DOWNTOWN TRUCKEE PARK WILL HELP WATERSHED  12/11/2008

NEW TRAIL IN NEVADA CITY PLANNED  12/11/2008

USE OF FUND FOR EDUCATION QUESTIONED  12/5/2008

GOVERNOR BRINGS STATE AND PRIVATE GROUPS TOGETHER FOR THE SIERRA NEVADA  10/8/2008

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