Category: Press Releases

Upcoming Office Holiday Closures

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

In observance of State- and Federally-recognized holidays, the Tahoe Conservancy will be closed on the following dates: Friday, November 10, 2017 (Veterans Day) Thursday and Friday, November 23 and 24, 2017 (Thanksgiving) Monday, December 25, 2017 (Christmas Day) Monday, January 1, 2018 (New Years’ Day) Monday, January 15, 2018 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day) Monday, […]

October 2017 Executive Director’s Report

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

October afforded the opportunity to bid a fond farewell to retiring longtime Resources and Public Access Program Manager Penny Stewart, celebrate another successful crew season, and plan for the future at the annual State Conservancy Summit. We are also excited about the Governor’s recent approval of the Parks Bond which, if passed by the voters […]

September 2017 Executive Director’s Report

Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

September 2017 Executive Director’s Report Every August, the Lake Tahoe Summit brings national attention to the environmental work happening here and provides an opportunity for the Conservancy and our partners to showcase our role in protecting the lake. This August was no different as we’ve been busy cementing new partnerships, signing funding agreements, and showing […]

August 2017 Executive Director’s Update

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

I hope you enjoy the first edition of a monthly roundup of happenings at the Tahoe Conservancy and Lake Tahoe. It’s been a busy summer and we want to share several exciting updates with you including: the deployment of an innovative new weapon in the fight against aquatic invasive species, the introduction of a new Board […]

CALL FOR PROJECTS – Lake Tahoe Science and Lake Improvement Account

Friday, July 7th, 2017

July 7, 2017  The Conservancy has initiated a Call For Projects to establish a priority list for funding available through the Lake Tahoe Science and Lake Improvement Account. Please see the Call for Projects and the Submittal Requirements to learn more about this opportunity. The submittal period will close as of MIDNIGHT, MONDAY, AUGUST 7, […]

Conservancy Board Approves Funding for West Shore Forest Health Projects

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Kings Beach, Calif. The California Tahoe Conservancy Board today authorized $414,074 to the California Department of Parks and Recreation for projects that improve forest health and reduce the risk of wildfire at Tahoe State Recreation Area and Ed Z’Berg Sugar Pine Point State Park. The funding is the first allocation of more than $6.8 million […]