In the Media

Sierra Nevada Conservancy Awards $2 Million for Forest Health and Watershed Restoration Projects
Friday, September 9, 2016, Sierra Sun Times
Yesterday the Sierra Nevada Conservancy (SNC) Governing Board approved over $2 million in grants for projects that will reduce wildfire risk and restore forest and watershed health in the sierra neva
Tahoe Donner cross country resort launches major expansion effort
Monday, September 5, 2016, SnoWonder
Tahoe Donner, one of the largest cross country ski areas in the West, has embarked on a major expansion program.
Northern Sierra Partnership celebrates banner year in beautiful Carpenter Valley
Friday, July 8, 2016, Yubanet
Truckee, Calif. July 8, 2016 - Nature and open space lovers gathered in spectacular Lower Carpenter Valley recently to celebrate the Northern Sierra Partnership's (NSP) successful campaign to conserve
Peregrine falcon nest prompts closure of Donner Summit climbing routes
Thursday, May 12, 2016, Sierra Sun
To protect nesting peregrine falcons, certain climbing routes on Donner Summit’s Black Wall are closed until mid-summer, the Truckee Donner Land Trust announced last week.
Seasonal Climbing Closure at Donner Summit
Sunday, May 1, 2016, Tahoe Arts and Mountain Culture
To protect nesting peregrine falcons, certain climbing routes on Donner Summit’s Black Wall are closed until mid-summer.
Partnership Protects Public Access in a Landscape Fit for a King
Tuesday, April 19, 2016, USDA
A stunning landscape called Castle Valley, near Lake Tahoe, is the heart of one of the most heavily-used backcountry recreation areas in the northern Sierra Nevada region of California. The 400-plus a
Popular Sierra trailhead sold for $2.1M to Tahoe National Forest
Monday, April 4, 2016, Sierra Sun
The land around one of the northern Sierra Nevada’s most popular trailheads has been taken off the market and sold to the Tahoe National Forest.
Castle Peak trailhead on Donner Summit sold to U.S. Forest Service
Friday, April 1, 2016, SacBee
A Donner Summit area popular with hikers, mountain bikers and cross-country skiiers has been sold to environmental groups that transferred ownership to the U.S. Forest Service. The Castle Peak trailh
Land deal locks down popular mountain trail access
Tuesday, March 29, 2016, Reno Gazette Journal
Property surrounding one of the most popular unofficial trailheads in the northern Sierra Nevada is now in the public’s hands. The decision by the U.S. Forest Service to acquire the Truckee-area prop
Deal Protects 'Stunning' Northern Sierra Forest Land
Monday, March 28, 2016, Capital Public Radio Sacramento
More than 400 acres of private land around the Tahoe National Forest has been sold to the U.S. Forest Service by two groups who worked to preserve the land from development. The Trust for Public Land