Eastern Sierra Land Trust News and Press Releases

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Press Releases & Published Articles


November 11, 2008 - Land Trust Hires New Executive Director
The Eastern Sierra Land Trust (ESLT) is proud to announce that Karen Ferrell-Ingram has been promoted to Executive Director, assuming leadership of the local public-benefit organization in mid-October. Press Release [PDF]

October 8, 2008 - Crowley Hilltop Preserve Protects Deer Migration
A property that has been used as a passageway by migrating mule deer for generations has recently been preserved by Eastern Sierra Land Trust. Press Release [PDF]

September 19, 2008 – Living With Wildlife Festival Comes to Mammoth
Eastern Sierra Land Trust is joining forces with a number of local wildlife organizations and agencies to bring their second annual Living With Wildlife Festival to Mammoth Creek Park this coming weekend, September 27th from 9am until noon. Press Release [PDF]

July 26, 2008 – Permanent Protection of Mono Lake Scenic Vista Draws Applause
The removal of junked cars and piles of debris that once marred the views north of Mono Lake, in addition to an agreement that will keep the land from ever being subdivided into ranchettes, were grounds for a celebration on Saturday, July 26th. Press Release [PDF]

May 14, 2008 – Spectacular 900 Acre Benton Hot Springs Conservation Celebration
More than one hundred people joined the Eastern Sierra Land Trust this past Saturday (5/10) to celebrate the completion of a spectacular 900 acre conservation easement on the Benton Hot Springs Ranch in northeastern Mono County off SR 120. Press Release [PDF]

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