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Additional Funding Secured for Johnson Meadow Acquisition

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (DFW) today announced the award of up to $4,000,000 in Proposition 1 funds to the Tahoe Resource Conservation District (Tahoe RCD) to partner with the California Tahoe Conservancy and the Tahoe Fund to seek acquisition of the Johnson Meadows Property located in South Lake Tahoe. The approximately 209-acre […]

Conservancy Begins Demolition, Restoration of Sawmill Parcel

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Demolition began this week on a dilapidated residential building located on sensitive land near the former site of historic Ethel’s Pie Shop in El Dorado County. The 1.05 acre parcel, acquired by the Conservancy under its Tahoe Livable Communities Program in December 2015, is located on Sawmill Road near US Highway 50 and the Upper […]

Conservancy Board Approves Restoration, Forestry, Watershed Planning Projects

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

The California Tahoe Conservancy Board today approved several projects to reduce fire risk in urban areas and improve water quality in two impaired watersheds. Click here to view the entire press release.

Seasonal Dog Closure at Upper Truckee Marsh Ends July 31

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

The California Tahoe Conservancy has announced the end of its annual seasonal dog closure at the Upper Truckee Marsh. The closure lasts annually 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.  Click here to view the entire press […]

Conservancy Board Approves Two Stream Zone Acquisitions

Friday, June 17th, 2016

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Forest Service to resume work on Upper Truckee River Reach 5

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit in collaboration with the California Tahoe Conservancy will resume work on the Upper Truckee River Reach 5 Restoration Project on June 13, 2016. This will be the final year of the four-year construction project to replace the existing stream channel with a new channel that is […]