In the Media

Keeping Sierra lands wild
Monday, February 2, 2009, San Francisco Chronicle
The valley known as Perazzo Meadows is a stunning landscape of woods and watershed habitat surrounded by glimmering Sierra Nevada peaks, but there is more to the high-country Shangri-La than sheer bea
Rec and park-run Ponderosa finishes first season in the black
Sunday, August 10, 2008, Sierra Sun
Truckee’s Ponderosa Golf Course seems to be a success after a season in public hands. The nine-hole course was purchased from the Himsl family in June by the Truckee Tahoe Airport District, the Town
Perazzo Preserved: Truckee land trust conserves one of Sierra's largest intact meadows
Friday, June 27, 2008, Sierra Sun
Standing on a bluff overlooking Perazzo Meadows Tuesday, Perry Norris surveyed his group’s most recent conservation win. “This is a prime area of ecological importance for the Sierra Nevada,” said No
Waddle Ranch in the Sierra near Truckee is being preserved
Friday, November 2, 2007, San Francisco Chronicle
Three months ago, Perry Norris took his 7-year-old son to the Waddle Ranch in the northern Sierra Nevada and pointed out the sweeping panorama of pine forests, pristine meadows, birds and wildlife tha
Waddle Ranch now open to the public
Thursday, November 1, 2007, Sierra Sun
As the sun broke through the last wisps of fog Thursday morning, a small but enthusiastic crowd gathered at a closed gate leading into the Martis Valley. The metal gate across a dirt road barred the