In the Media

Donner Summit deal by Land Trusts
Monday, August 6, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle
The Trust for Public Land and Truckee Donner Land Trust reached an agreement last week with a court-appointed negotiator to purchase the 3,000-acre Royal Gorge property at Donner Summit after a propos
Conservation groups to buy Royal Gorge property for $11.25M
Monday, August 6, 2012, Sierra Sun
Conservation groups are hailing it as the most significant Sierra Nevada land acquisition “in our lifetimes.”
Hundreds join Northern Sierra Partnership at Independence Lake Preserve for celebration
Tuesday, July 24, 2012, Sierra Sun
The Northern Sierra Partnership (NSP) welcomed more than 200 members of the public to Independence Lake Preserve on July 7 for the inaugural celebration of the Partnership's conservation work in the n
Trails and Vistas announces signature Tahoe Truckee art hikes on Sept. 8 and 9, 2012
Thursday, July 12, 2012, Sac Bee
Trails and Vistas announces "The Dreaming Tree" art hikes with views of the Sierra Nevada on Saturday, September 8 and Sunday, September 9, 2012 at Donner Ski Ranch, just ten minutes from Truckee
Lake Mary Cabin Dinners Return
Wednesday, June 20, 2012, Reno Gazette Journal
The Lake Mary Cabin Dinner Series returns to Donner Summit and Sugar Bowl this summer, starting July 22.
Truckee Donner Land Trust celebrates another milestone in the campaign to protect Martis Valley
Tuesday, May 15, 2012,
In its efforts to shore up open space and further enhance public recreation in the Martis Valley, the Truckee Donner Land Trust (Land Trust) has purchased the 32-acre Jones property
Indpendence Lake wins "Best Lake"
Friday, February 17, 2012, Sunset Magazine
Why it’s a winner: Independence Lake, a half-hour north of Tahoe in the High Sierra, was formerly owned by NV Energy and once used to produce hydropower. It has nothing on its shores except Jeffrey pi
Listed at $24 million, Royal Gorge property up for grabs
Tuesday, January 17, 2012, Sierra Sun
For a group of regional conservationists, what began as a fight against a perceived irresponsible development has evolved into an opportunity to conserve one of the most iconic areas of the American W
Land Trust secures $5M to help acquire Webber Lake, Lacey Meadows
Wednesday, December 28, 2011, Sierra Sun
Through 2011, the Land Trust and its acquisition partner, the Trust for Public Land, has been fundraising in earnest to raise $8 million to purchase Webber Lake and Lacey Meadows north of Truckee in N
Saving the Sierra
Monday, December 26, 2011, The
Nonprofits combine into a partnership designed to preserve the Sierra's scenery