Reclaiming the Sierra

Capital Public Radio story on Nevada City’s EPA Brownfields project and USGS work on Deer Creek

June 21, 2012

Kathleen Masterson, environmental reporter for Capital Public Radio, attended The Sierra Fund’s tour of Deer Creek as part of our Reclaiming the Sierra conference.  She put together an excellent story on mining impacts in this watershed, which aired on May 21 and features our conference speakers including Shelly Covert of Nevada City Rancheria, Jason Muir […]

Reclaiming the Sierra 2012 a success!

May 8, 2012

8 May 2012 – Locals and regional experts alike came together last Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the Miners Foundry in Nevada City to look at the ways abandoned mines impact California, and what can be done to address these impacts. Reclaiming the Sierra 2012:  Green $olutions to Abandoned Mines, drew more than 150 attendees […]