Reclaiming the Sierra

Bear Yuba Land Trust

December 11, 2016

Bear Yuba Land Trust is a private, non-profit, membership-supported organization with a 27-year history promoting voluntary conservation of natural, historical and agricultural resources in the Sierra Nevada watersheds of the Bear River and Yuba River. To date, BYLT has saved 12,000 acres from development, built more than 35 miles of trails and each year gets […]

California Indian Environmental Alliance

December 11, 2016

The California Indian Environmental Alliance (CIEA) was created in 2006 by California Tribal representatives and advocates to address mining contaminants, including mercury, left over from the California Gold Rush.  CIEA’s core programs are the the Mercury Tribal Health Program, Tribal Self-Advocacy Program, the Native Youth Environmental Leadership Program, and the Global Mercury Program that links […]

Center for Creative Land Recycling

December 11, 2016

The Center for Creative Land Recycling (CCLR) is a non profit that consults and collaborates with communities, government agencies and the private sector to encourage land recycling projects and ensure that equitable environmental, physical and economic well-being is achieved.

Forsgren Associates, Inc.

December 10, 2016

At Forsgren Associates, Inc., we solve problems. Our innovative scientists and engineers foster understanding and bridge political gaps between project proponents, agencies, and stakeholders in order to expedite critical infrastructure and environmentally responsible resource development projects. We support our clients on all or discrete phases of their projects, from: Local conceptual planning to authoring large-scale […]

Geocon Inc.

December 10, 2016

Since 1971, Geocon Inc. has earned a reputation for excellent client service and technical expertise in environmental consulting, geotechnical engineering, engineering geology, materials testing and special inspection services. With multiple offices throughout California, we are well-positioned geographically to serve our clients’ needs promptly, efficiently, and cost-effectively.

Golden Queen Mining Company, LLC

December 10, 2016

Golden Queen Mining Company, LLC operates a gold and silver mining operation on Soledad Mountain in Kern County California.  The operation is a traditional open-pit mine with drilling, blasting, loading, and truck haulage.  Processing consists of crushing and screening and subsequent loading of ore on a leach pad.  The leaching process consists of irrigation with […]

Holdrege & Kull

December 10, 2016

Holdrege & Kull – Consulting Engineers and Geologists is a multi-discipline consulting firm with a reputation for responsive, innovative, yet practical design approaches to complex geotechnical and environmental problems. Since 1993, H&K has grown with industry and regulatory demand, resulting in increased exposure to high profile geotechnical and environmental projects.

McCord Environmental, Inc.

December 9, 2016

Based in Davis, California, McCord Environmental, Inc. (MEI) supports agencies, municipalities, and non-profit organizations managing water quality regionally, statewide, and internationally. President Stephen McCord has over 20 years of consulting, research, and teaching/training experience addressing water quality issues. Over the past decade, Dr. McCord has led water quality modeling, monitoring, assessment, and planning projects in […]

Nevada Irrigation District

December 8, 2016

Nevada Irrigation District (NID) is a diversified water resource agency that supplies water to nearly 25,000 homes, farms and businesses in Nevada and Placer counties in the foothills of Northern California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains. NID’s Combie Reservoir Sediment and Mercury Removal Project demonstrates innovative recovery processes to reduce elemental mercury concentrations from dredged sediments.

Sacramento River Watershed Program

December 7, 2016

Founded in 1996, the Sacramento River Watershed Program (SRWP) brings together dozens of groups and thousands of people, concerned about the health of the Sacramento River and its watershed. By partnering with organizations and agencies throughout the region, SRWP provides a forum for watershed stakeholders to share information, measure cumulative progress, and maintain a shared […]