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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 5:30pm
Please plan to visit Lower Carpenter Valley this summer! Although the Land Trust is on track to close the transaction and acquire the valley next month, access to Lower Carpenter Valley is available...
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 4:15pm
The Access Fund and Truckee Donner Land Trust have called for a temporary voluntary closure on the mid-section of Black Wall in effect as of June 14 because peregrine falcons are nesting under Sky...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 4:15pm
Once a counter-culture sport for hippies, intellectuals and social misfits, climbing is now mainstream. It is estimated 5 million or 1.67% of Americans consider themselves climbers today.  The recent...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 4:15pm
We can’t wait to show off Carpenter Valley so we have arranged 24 opportunities to visit the valley this summer with one of our trained and certified docents starting in late June, just as soon as we...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
While we wait for this season’s legendary snow to melt off the trails around Truckee, we recommend a visit 50 miles north of Truckee to the beautiful Sierra Valley Preserve, protected by Land Trust...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
While this past winter was a boon for California's environment, farms and cities, summer trail networks in the Sierra had a rough ride.  Several atmospheric rivers arrived with high snow levels,...
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 7:00pm
The importance of meadow restoration in headwater reaches, like Van Norden Meadow, is key for the protection of wildlife and plants as our climate changes and our population grows. Van Norden Meadow...
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 7:00pm
As the days lengthen and warm, we’re all ready to get back on the dirt!  The earliest areas to become snow-free are the low-elevation, west and south facing portions of Martis Valley.  Waddle Ranch...
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 7:00pm
Northstar California Resort donated a conservation easement on 56-acres to meet conditions specified by Placer County associated with Promised Land Express lift mountain improvements to the Land...
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 7:00pm
By the time the dazzling display of wildflowers in Lower Carpenter Valley transitions from Camas lilies to Penstemon to Lupine, ownership of the lower end large meadown will be conveyed to the...

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