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Seasonal Closure of Van Sickle Bi-State Park Facilities

Wednesday, October 31st, 2018

Park grounds remain open during winter South Lake Tahoe, Calif. – October 31, 2018 – The California Tahoe Conservancy announces that the gates to Van Sickle Bi-State Park (Park) are closed for the winter season. The grounds remain open year-round. The 725-acre Park provides opportunities for short day use outings, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, or just […]

California Tahoe Conservancy Accepts $2.3 Million from CAL FIRE to Reduce Wildfire Risk at Lake Tahoe

Thursday, October 11th, 2018

South Lake Tahoe, Calif. – October 11, 2018 – The California Tahoe Conservancy Board today accepted a $2.3 million grant from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) to fund high-priority forest health projects designed to combat climate change and reduce the risk of wildfires. “The Conservancy is excited to use these […]

September 2018 Executive Director Newsletter

Monday, October 1st, 2018

Fall weather has arrived, and Conservancy crews are nearing the work season’s end before the snow starts to fly. Flows are already lighter in the Tahoe Basin’s rivers and creeks, including the Upper Truckee River, which drains Lake Tahoe’s largest subwatershed. The Conservancy welcomed good news in September as we were awarded two significant grants […]

California Tahoe Conservancy receives $1.7 million to restore the Upper Truckee Marsh

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

South Lake Tahoe, Calif. – September 13, 2018 – The California Department of Fish and Wildlife has awarded $1,700,066 to the California Tahoe Conservancy (Conservancy) to help fund the restoration of the Upper Truckee Marsh, the largest remaining wetland in the Sierra Nevada. “This is exciting news for one of the most important environmental restoration […]

Climate Adaptation Action Plan Infographic

Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

Click here to see the Conservancy’s Climate Adaptation Action Plan Infographic.

Conservancy Approves Residential Development Sale for Kings Beach Condos

Friday, June 22nd, 2018

The California Tahoe Conservancy Board yesterday approved the sale and transfer of up to two residential development rights for use in the Kings Beach Town Center. The rights will be used by Wood Vista Lodge, LLC to transform an old, dilapidated motel into condominiums (see photos below). The sale consolidates development rights into a more […]