Reclaiming the Sierra

Conference Brief: Multiple Benefits of Legacy Mine Reclamation Track

April 8, 2015

The ecological footprint of the California Gold Rush, the phenomenon that put our State on the map is vast and spans a significant time frame. The Sierra Fund’s third bi-annual conference, Reclaiming the Sierra 2015: The New Gold Rush, April 20-21 at California State University Sacramento, will devote an entire conference track to exploring restoration […]

Legislators join The Sierra Fund for tour of problems faced by the Sierra

June 24, 2013

NEVADA CITY, 24 June 2013 – Legislators from the California State Capitol joined The Sierra Fund and The Sierra Nevada Conservancy for an educational tour of the problems facing the Sierra, including legacy mine remediation and healthy forest management. State Assembly members Brian Dahle (R-Bieber) and Rich Gordon (D-Menlo Park) hosted the tour, which introduced […]

TSF Brings Water Experts to the Sierra for Tour

June 13, 2013

13 June 2013, NEVADA CITY – The Sierra Fund, in coordination with Mountain Counties Water Resources Association (MCWRA) and Nevada Irrigation District (NID), brought experts and policymakers from the state and local levels to the Sierra for a tour of sites in the local water network. Take a look at tour photos here. The tour […]