Bridging Education and Conservation

Bridging Education and Conservation: Inyo County Education Professional Joanne Parsons Joins Eastern Sierra Land Trust Board of Directors Having lived and worked in the Eastern Sierra for over 35 years, Joanne Parsons has a deep affection for her rugged home. So with the arrival of the New Year, Joanne decided to help guarantee a better future for the region by joining the Board of Directors... Press Release [PDF]

2017-03-10T14:14:28-08:00January 26th, 2016|Membership, Press Releases|

Party for the Protection of California’s “Wild Side”

...With more than 10,000 acres of critically-important land in the Eastern Sierra now protected forever, the ESLT community has some monumental accomplishments to celebrate – and, more importantly, a future to plan. In celebration of its recent successes and its good work in store, ESLT invites members and friends to come together the weekend of July 25th and raise their glasses at ESLT’s 7th annual Lands & Legacy Celebration... Press Release [PDF]

2017-03-10T14:14:28-08:00July 7th, 2015|Celebrations, Membership, Volunteer|

Farewell to a True Eastside Champion

Eastern Sierra Land Trust is deeply saddened to report that late in March one of our dearest friends and supporters, ESLT Board Member Sid Tyler, passed away as a result of injuries he received in a biking accident near his home in Pasadena, California... Press Release [PDF]

2017-03-10T14:14:29-08:00May 6th, 2014|Membership, Press Releases|

ESLT’s Annual Benefit Dinner

ESLT's Annual Benefit Dinner, Lands & Legacy, Takes Place August 3 Eastern Sierra Land Trust (ESLT) invites everyone to join us in celebrating another successful year of land preservation at its annual benefit dinner, Lands & Legacy, on Saturday, August 3 at Mammoth Mountain’s Mountainside Conference Center...

2017-03-10T14:14:30-08:00July 16th, 2013|Celebrations, Membership, Press Releases, Volunteer|

ESLT Welcomes New Executive Director, Kay Ogden

The Eastern Sierra Land Trust Board of Directors is pleased to announce the successful completion of its Executive Director search with the appointment of Kay Ogden. Kay left her position as Associate Director of the Sierra Nevada Alliance in South Lake Tahoe to begin work as ESLT Executive Director on May 1. She brings great passion for the Eastern Sierra landscape... Press Release [PDF]

2017-03-10T14:14:30-08:00May 6th, 2013|Membership, Press Releases|

Tax Incentive Renewed through 2011!

Congress just renewed a tax incentive for private landowners — especially working family farmers and ranchers — who protect their land with a voluntary conservation agreement. The incentive, which had expired at the end of 2009, helped Eastern Sierra Land Trust work with willing landowners in our community to preserve 635 acres of natural areas between 2006 and 2009... Press Release [PDF]

2017-03-10T14:14:31-08:00January 7th, 2011|Membership, Press Releases, Volunteer|