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Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 6:30pm
Dear Friend of the Land Trust, 2017 was historic for so many reasons, including the legendary snow that greeted us in January and February. We knew then that we would have plenty of practice with the...
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 6:30pm
Many of us get views of this hike as we zip back and forth on I-80 from Truckee to Reno.  But this route, located on the opposite side of the Truckee River from the Interstate, reveals quite a...
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 5:00pm
Enjoy these photos from the Lower Carpenter Valley wildlife study! By understanding animal patterns in the valley today, Land Trust stewardship staff can reduce impacts on our animal neighbors as we...
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 12:15pm
On cold fall days that seem to be accompanied by a bone chilling east wind, we head to south facing trails with sun.  And few are as accessible or as much fun as the Donner Lake Rim Trail (DLRT)...
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 12:00pm
Forest Management at Webber Lake and Lacey Meadows is helping to protect wildlife habitat and decrease the risk of wildfire. The meadows and forests that surround Webber Lake - protected by the...
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 11:45am
Two potential 2018 California ballot initiatives might provide millions in funding to natural resource protection in the Sierra-Cascade region: SB 5 (on the ballot in June 2018) and an additional...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 1:30pm
The Truckee Donner Land Trust announced that Van Norden Meadow, one
 of the northern Sierra’s most important meadows, is now in the public trust. Van
 Norden Meadow, roughly 7,000 feet in elevation,...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 1:30pm
Land Trust supporter Wei Hong doubles his yearly gifts through the generosity of his employer, Google. In his words: “My wife and I so appreciate the Land Trust’s work to protect open space from...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 1:15pm
The Land Trust stewardship team is hard at work planning trails, viewpoints, and walkways in our latest acquisition, Carpenter Valley. If you didn’t get the chance to join us for a docent-led hike...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 1:15pm
Truckee locals insist that October is the best month of the year for hiking because of the crisp air, autumn sunshine, absence of wind, and smaller crowds – now is a great time to enjoy a relaxing...

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