We Need You – Apply Today to become...

Do you love the Sierra? Want to help restore and protect the Range of Light, while gaining valuable environmental professional experience? Apply today to become a Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership (SNAP) Half Term AmeriCorps Member working with Eastern Sierra Land Trust! We're looking for an AmeriCorps member to join our team and help protect Eastern Sierra landscapes by leading ESLT's restoration efforts in 2015! We are seeking an enthusiastic, conservation-minded …continue reading

2017-03-03T12:09:51-08:00March 19th, 2015|Blog, Volunteer|

Another Way to Show Your Support: In-Kind Giving

There are many ways that you can contribute to ESLT's land preservation efforts beyond your annual membership dues, and one is by donating an in-kind gift. Office supplies, furniture, electronic equipment, house parties, professional services, and many other types of in-kind donations go a long way towards helping us complete our important land conservation work. We are extremely grateful to those who donate items or services that we can put to good …continue reading

2017-03-03T11:05:10-08:00February 26th, 2015|Blog|

A Wilderness Protected: the Story of a Bright...

When Michelle Browner first visited the Eastern Sierra, she found a landscape that spoke to her soul. In particular, it was not Mammoth or Mono, but the area around Benton that truly captivated her with its charming, quiet character, spectacular ridges crowned with weathered pinion pine, and the smell of the high desert abloom with sage. The region was a piece of history come alive... Press Release [PDF]

2017-03-10T14:14:28-08:00January 20th, 2015|Press Releases|

A Wilderness Protected

When Michelle Browner first visited the Eastern Sierra, she found a landscape that spoke to her soul. In particular, it was not Mammoth or Mono, but the area around Benton that truly captivated her with its charming, quiet character, spectacular ridges crowned with weathered pinion pine, and the smell of the high desert abloom with sage. The region was a piece of history come alive. Its days absorbed her with their buoyant, …continue reading

2017-03-03T10:59:20-08:00January 16th, 2015|Blog|

ESLT in the News

ESLT has been getting some attention from our local media recently! Based out of Mammoth Lakes, The Sheet is a free weekly newspaper that covers news, views, culture, and all things Eastern Sierra. Twice a year they release a special issue - The Green Sheet - that focuses on, "All Things Green in the Eastern Sierra." Their recent Fall/Winter 2014 issue featured ESLT's important conservation work: not only on the front page, …continue reading

2017-03-03T11:05:47-08:00October 29th, 2014|Blog, Pollinator Gardens, Volunteer|

ESLT’s Sold-Out Lands & Legacy Celebration: A Huge...

Our recent Lands & Legacy Celebration was simply amazing filled with inspiration, good food and company, and visions of the preserved open spaces in the Eastern Sierra's future. By the time we returned to the office the following Tuesday, my email in-box and our office voicemail were packed with messages from folks letting us know what a great time they had. Many said it was the "best ESLT event ever," which means …continue reading

2017-03-03T12:12:21-08:00September 19th, 2014|Blog, Celebrations|

Purchase Your Piece of Paradise at Art for...

There's something special about the Eastern Sierra: no matter where you stand or in what direction you look, this unique landscape has the ability to inspire. Over the years, ESLT has met many artists living and working on the Eastside who recognize how important it is to preserve our region's fragile wilderness, breathtaking vistas, and rural heritage - forever. These artists immortalize the Eastside's wonders in their timeless works of art; their …continue reading

2017-03-03T11:05:47-08:00July 10th, 2014|Blog, Volunteer|

Bring the Eastside into your Living Room this...

Whether you live in Bishop or Beverly Hills, you can bring the beauty of the Eastern Sierra into your home. ESLT's annual Art for Conservation Show and Sale offers a collection of purchasable artwork that captures all the things we love most about the Eastside: from the towering Sierra Crest to the winding Owens River, and everything in between. This summer, Art for Conservation will take place at Mono Council for the …continue reading

2017-03-03T10:55:44-08:00June 4th, 2014|Blog|

Labor Day Festival of the Arts and Music

Eastern Sierra Land Trust Participates in Mono Council for the Arts' Labor Day Festival of the Arts and Music ESLT will be bringing its fifth annual Art for Conservation show and sale to Mammoth Lakes over Labor Day weekend. Set at Sam's Wood Site in Mammoth Lakes August 31 - September 2, ESLT's booth will showcase the artwork of over twenty of our members as part of the Labor Day Festival of …continue reading

2017-03-10T14:14:30-08:00August 20th, 2013|Celebrations, Press Releases|