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Paycheck Protection Program Support

ESLT's office garden in spring. © Kristen Stipanov, ESLT We're proud to announce that this spring, Eastern Sierra Land Trust applied for and successfully received funds through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). The recent federal CARES Act created the PPP, which supports small businesses and nonprofits like ESLT in keeping workers on their payroll. Here at ESLT, we've created core values to guide us through decisions and challenges. They include ...continue reading

2020-06-30T11:37:16-07:00June 29th, 2020|Featured, What's New|

Sharing Hope at ESLT’s Giving Tree

ESLT Stewardship Manager Sara hung a message on ESLT’s Giving Tree last week, while Communications Manager Kristen photographed her from six feet away. If you live in the Bishop area, we have just the thing to help get you outside and lift your spirits. If you’ve visited our office at 250 N Fowler Street lately, perhaps you’ve already seen it! Our own Executive Director Kay Ogden started a trend of ...continue reading

2020-06-29T22:05:03-07:00May 20th, 2020|Featured, What's New|

Cancelled: In Harmony Music and Art Series

Our top priority is the health and safety of our staff, board of directors, and community. So in compliance with current #StayHome guidelines, we have cancelled this gathering. The Bill Schuck Quartet is working on fun new ways to host concerts for you online. We look forward to bringing this event to you again on August 2nd and November 8th. We hope that the Bill Schuck Quartet and other local artists and ...continue reading

2020-04-23T15:54:01-07:00May 10th, 2020|

Still Protecting Your Eastern Sierra

Owens River beneath Mt. Tom, photo by Johnny Eastern Sierra Land Trust COVID-19 Notice Dear ESLT family and friends, We are grateful to be a part of a supportive, generous, and compassionate community. As our team continuously monitors updates about the spread of COVID-19 (new coronavirus) from the Center for Disease Control, the World Health Organization, the California Governor’s office, and national and local health authorities, we would like to ...continue reading

2020-03-25T13:59:40-07:00March 19th, 2020|Blog, Featured, Membership, On the Wild Side, Press Releases, What's New|

In Harmony: Music and Art Series

Fill your 2020 with harmony, and join us for the first day of Bishop's NEW Sunday concert series! Each event will feature a lively concert by The Bill Schuck Quartet, with fresh appearances each season from talented guest musicians. The first concert of the series on February 23rd will feature a guest appearance from musician Sandy Anderson. Begin your Sunday afternoon at 2PM with a festive and casual mixer at ESLT. At ...continue reading

2020-02-20T11:10:57-08:00February 23rd, 2020|

Volunteer Spotlight: JB

  Janet Barth, or JB, brought her own tiny broom and pan to our Great Sierra River Cleanup. It was very effective at clearing glass from the ground. Go JB! Photo © Kristen Stipanov, ESLT This month, we're getting to know ESLT volunteer Janet Barth, or "JB." Why do you volunteer with ESLT? I moved to Benton three years ago from Napa, California, where I volunteered with the Napa County ...continue reading

2020-01-17T17:31:17-08:00January 17th, 2020|Blog, Featured, Membership, On the Wild Side, Volunteer, What's New|

Sierra Stability in a Changing World, by Bob...

by Bob Gardner, President of ESLT's Board of Directors This photo is of my twin sister and I in front of our home on North Fowler Street in Bishop. Our home is gone now but was right next to the current ESLT Office building, which you can see in the photo. I spent most of my childhood in Bishop. It was a perfect place to grow up, with creeks within walking distance, ...continue reading

2020-01-27T16:57:12-08:00January 17th, 2020|Blog, Featured, Membership, On the Wild Side, Volunteer, What's New|