Reclaiming the Sierra

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 […]

What the Sierra Nevada Conservancy can do about abandoned mines and mercury

December 6, 2012

MARYSVILLE, 6 December 2012 – The Sierra Fund CEO Izzy Martin briefed the Sierra Nevada Conservancy (SNC) Board of Directors on abandoned mines and mercury issues in the Sierra at their December 5-6 meeting in Marysville. On December 6, she presented “Reclaiming the Gold Country: Opportunities for the Sierra Nevada Conservancy” which included background on […]