Reclaiming the Sierra

An informative evening in Quincy with The Sierra Fund

April 7, 2014

April 3 meeting showcased regional studies and health information Last Thursday over sixty people showed up to the Plumas County Fairgrounds for an informational event about legacy mines in the Sierra Nevada hosted by a regional nonprofit organization, The Sierra Fund (TSF).  The event was presented with the support of the County of Plumas and […]

Global Mercury Treaty Updates from Punta del Este, Uruguay

July 10, 2012

Partner organization California Indian Environmental Alliance (CIEA) has provided the following three reports from the Indigenous People’s Caucus at “INC4” – the fourth session of the UN Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee to prepare a global legally binding instrument on Mercury.  This year’s session was held in Punta del Este, Uruguay, from June 27 to July 2, […]

CIEA to conduct mercury health training for CME credit at May Conference

February 8, 2012

The Sierra Fund is thrilled to partner with the California Indian Environmental Alliance (CIEA) to offer a mercury health training for medical professionals as part of our upcoming Reclaiming the Sierra conference.  Attendees can receive continuing medical education (CME) credit upon request. The following information is provided by CIEA about the training: This training provides […]