Reclaiming the Sierra

TSF releases new health education materials

September 27, 2011

As a follow up to our two recent studies on human exposure to legacy mining toxins, The Sierra Fund has produced new educational materials with precautionary guidelines for people who live, work or recreate in the Sierra. Two new brochures, “Abandoned Mines, Dust and You” and “Fish, Mercury and You” are now available for distribution. […]

Plumas-Eureka State Park to close for mine cleanup

January 28, 2011

From the Sacramento Bee By Matt Weiser mweiser@sacbee.com Published: Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011 – 12:00 am | Page 3B Portions of Plumas-Eureka State Park, near the town of Graeagle in the Sierra Nevada, will close this year for work to clean up hazardous waste from the park’s historic mining days. Nearly all of the park’s […]