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2017 Press Releases & Published Articles



May 16, 2017 - Local Gardens Are Blooming and Buzzing To Life

Pollinator garden enthusiasts to open their garden gates to the community during a free tour on June 3

There’s something in the air: all across the Eastern Sierra, butterflies, hummingbirds, and bees are busy at their work. Pollinators like these play a crucial role. . .

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April 10, 2017 - Get Growing at ESLT’s GardenFest Celebration

To celebrate this season of growth, Eastern Sierra Land Trust invites community members of all ages to join them as they “Ring in the Spring” at their annual GardenFest. . .

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March 14, 2017 - The Key to a Blooming Backyard: Pollinators!

Eastern Sierra Land Trust to host free Pollinator Garden Workshop on April 8th

Spring is on the way – and that means bees, butterflies, hummingbirds and other pollinators are, too. Insects and birds bring much more to backyards than buzzing activity. . .

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January 20, 2017 - $8 Million Fund Created to Improve Water Quality
and Conserve Greater Sage-Grouse in the Eastern Sierra

In a landmark victory for local conservation and the long-term health of the Eastern Sierra, the USDA’s Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) has created an $8 million fund to support initiatives conserving the Bi-State population of greater sage-grouse and enhancing ranch water quality in the region. . .

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