Category: Restoration Programs

Conservancy Staff Unveils Preliminary Upper Truckee Marsh Restoration Alternative

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

  Conservancy Staff Unveils Preliminary Upper Truckee Marsh Restoration Alternative – Board Grants $300,000 towards Aquatic Invasive Species Activities South Lake Tahoe, Calif. – September 18, 2014 – After decades of study, environmental review, and public comment, California Tahoe Conservancy staff announced today its preferred approach to restoring and improving the Upper Truckee Marsh. The Marsh’s flat […]

July e-Newsletter Now Available

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Our next Board meeting is July 17 at Lake Tahoe Community College at 9:30am. Click here to learn more about Tahoe Pines Campground, major Conservancy-funded projects moving forward this summer, and other Conservancy news.

Upper Truckee River Sunset Reach 5 Construction Map

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

Land is being restored for the future to reduce sediment and nutrient contributions to Lake Tahoe, restore natural river and floodplain processes and improve wildlife habitat. To learn more, or if you have any concerns, please visit or call or email Theresa Cody (530) 545-2057,

Conservancy to Restore Former Tahoe Pines Campground

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Conservancy to Restore Former Tahoe Pines Campground – Draft Environment Document Comment Period Closing June 13 South Lake Tahoe, Calif. – June 2, 2014 – The California Tahoe Conservancy is proposing to restore and improve public access to the former Tahoe Pines Campground along the Upper Truckee River on U.S. Highway 50 in Meyers. The […]

Seasonal Dog Closure at Upper Truckee Marsh Begins May 1

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

South Lake Tahoe, Calif. – April 30th, 2014 – The Tahoe Conservancy announced today its annual seasonal dog closure at the Upper Truckee Marsh from May 1 through July 31. The purpose of the closure is to keep dogs out of critical breeding habitat for special, threatened and endangered species such as Yellow Headed Blackbirds. […]

Conservancy and CCC Team with Kiwanis

Saturday, October 19th, 2013

Conservancy and California Conservation Corps Team with Kiwanis on Community Firewood Program SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, California – October 19, 2013 – At 9am on a beautiful Saturday morning, the roar of chainsaws cut through the quiet autumn morning. More than 45 California Conservation Corps (CCC) Corpsmembers bucked and split wood on Tahoe Conservancy (Conservancy) property. A […]