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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 […]

Seasonal Closure at Upper Truckee Marsh

Friday, April 1st, 2011

Tahoe Conservancy Announces Seasonal Closure at Upper Truckee Marsh South Lake Tahoe – In 2001, the California Tahoe Conservancy purchased 311 acres at the mouth of the Upper Truckee River in the City of South Lake Tahoe. The Conservancy purchased the property, known as the Upper Truckee Marsh, as part of a comprehensive strategy to restore and enhance […]