Reclaiming the Sierra

TSF’s Mining Initiative Wins New Support

November 21, 2012

NEVADA CITY, 21 November 2012 – The Sierra Fund is excited to announce new and continuing funding for our mining initiative activities in 2013: Bella Vista Foundation will again support our cutting-edge pilot project to assess mine contamination in the Humbug Creek Watershed; while the Firedoll Foundation has become our newest partner in the effort […]

Grant for pilot project assessment of Humbug Creek

March 4, 2011

PLACERVILLE, 4 March 2011 – Yesterday the Sierra Nevada Conservancy (SNC) Governing Board authorized a $197,592 grant to The Sierra Fund for a collaborative project with California State Parks to complete a Watershed Assessment and Management Plan for Humbug Creek, a tributary to the South Yuba River in Nevada County. This grant will fund the […]

Rose Foundation partners with The Sierra Fund on Humbug Creek Assessment Project

December 31, 0201

The Sierra Fund is thrilled to announce that the Rose Foundation for Communities and the Environment is the newest supporter of our multi-year project to assess historical mining impacts in the Humbug Creek Watershed. The Rose Foundation grant of $30,000 will partially fund our activities over the next year to work with State Parks, South […]