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2017 Press Releases & Published Articles


July 24, 2017 - Community Joins Together to Celebrate Conservation

This summer, come together with friends, neighbors, and fellow conservation supporters to celebrate the Eastern Sierra’s Lands & Legacy with Eastern Sierra Land Trust! ESLT's 9th annual Lands & Legacy Celebration Weekend and Benefit Dinner will take place August 11th – 13th . . .

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July 18, 2017 - Become an AmeriCorps Member with Eastern Sierra Land Trust

Do you love the Eastern Sierra? Want to help restore and protect its wonders, while gaining valuable environmental professional experience? If so, there’s a great work opportunity open now: apply today to become a Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership (SNAP) AmeriCorps Member with Eastern Sierra Land Trust . . .

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July 3, 2017 - Local Kids Have the Chance to Get Creative in the Great Outdoors

Eastern Sierra Land Trust to host a free day of fun and learning in nature on July 29

With school out and summer officially here, families everywhere are looking for ways to keep kids engaged and active – and local non-profit Eastern Sierra Land Trust (ESLT) is offering a great opportunity to do just that. . .

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May 16, 2017 - Local Gardens Are Blooming and Buzzing To Life

Pollinator garden enthusiasts to open their garden gates to the community during a free tour on June 3

There’s something in the air: all across the Eastern Sierra, butterflies, hummingbirds, and bees are busy at their work. Pollinators like these play a crucial role. . .

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April 10, 2017 - Get Growing at ESLT’s GardenFest Celebration

To celebrate this season of growth, Eastern Sierra Land Trust invites community members of all ages to join them as they “Ring in the Spring” at their annual GardenFest. . .

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March 14, 2017 - The Key to a Blooming Backyard: Pollinators!

Eastern Sierra Land Trust to host free Pollinator Garden Workshop on April 8th

Spring is on the way – and that means bees, butterflies, hummingbirds and other pollinators are, too. Insects and birds bring much more to backyards than buzzing activity. . .

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January 20, 2017 - $8 Million Fund Created to Improve Water Quality
and Conserve Greater Sage-Grouse in the Eastern Sierra

In a landmark victory for local conservation and the long-term health of the Eastern Sierra, the USDA’s Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) has created an $8 million fund to support initiatives conserving the Bi-State population of greater sage-grouse and enhancing ranch water quality in the region. . .

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