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Upper Truckee River Workshop

Friday, April 26th, 2013

Tahoe Conservancy Hosts Free Upper Truckee River Workshop – Public Invited   South Lake Tahoe, Calif. – April 26, 2013 –The California Tahoe Conservancy is bringing together some of the nation’s top scientists this week for a workshop to discuss and evaluate an emerging interagency strategy to restore and protect the Upper Truckee River. Co-sponsors […]

Draft Plan to Restore Upper Truckee Marsh

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Tahoe Conservancy Releases Draft Plan to Restore Upper Truckee Marsh – Seeks Public Input South Lake Tahoe, Calif. – February 7, 2013 – The California Tahoe Conservancy released a draft plan today to restore the Upper Truckee Marsh, Tahoe’s largest remaining wetland. The plan includes five alternatives to restore the health of the 600 acre […]

CTC Approves Major South Lake Land Deals and Policies

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

Lakefront Acquisition Would Expand El Dorado Beach SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, California – March 15, 2012 – The Tahoe Conservancy Board today approved several major land transactions and policies today, including an option to acquire a key lakefront property along Highway 50, an exchange of several properties with the City of South Lake Tahoe, and a […]

CTC Approves Signature South Lake Projects

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

Bijou and Greenway Projects to Boost Lake Clarity, Eco-tourism SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – September 15, 2011 – The California Tahoe Conservancy (Conservancy) today awarded funding for two of South Lake Tahoe’s signature environmental and recreational projects: the Bijou Creek Watershed Project and the South Tahoe Greenway bike trail. “These projects are key elements of […]

CTC Constructs New Trail to Eagle Rock

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Collaborative Project Utilizes Sustainable Trail Construction Techniques, Reduces Sediment Delivery to Lake Tahoe Tahoe Pines, California – August 30, 2011 – The California Tahoe Conservancy (Conservancy) recently completed a new trail to the top of Eagle Rock, a popular landmark and hiking destination on Lake Tahoe’s West Shore, south of Tahoe City.  The Conservancy project improves access to Eagle […]

Brockway Erosion Control Project Begins

Thursday, July 14th, 2011

Tahoe Conservancy Provides Final Funding for $3.3 Million Bi-State Water Quality Project SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – July 14, 2011 –   The California Tahoe Conservancy today announced a $620,000 grant to Placer County to reduce polluted runoff from State Route 28 and the surrounding Brockway neighborhood. Together with the adjacent Boulder Bay project, which was recently approved by […]