A Season with the California Conservation Core 1672 days ago
The California Conservation Core is alive and well according to this great recent article in BND.Com
When Voigt exited the wilderness last week, fulfilling his obligation to the Backcountry Trails Program, the Clovis native had shed 40 pounds and three pants sizes, grown a bushy, black beard and gained some needed mental clarity.
First Winter Storm of the Season 1678 days ago
Thomas Atkins takes us into the Carson Iceberg Wilderness during the first winter storm of the season in this Sierra Mountain Times article
Last weekend’s storm painted the higher peaks of the Sierra with a dazzling white dusting of snow while the foothills received a refreshing and much needed douse of rain throughout Friday evening and most of Saturday
Ansel Adams Wilderness Photos 1678 days ago
Here’s a little wilderness inspiration: Photographer Ken Hively took his camera into the Ansel Adams Wilderness on a quick trip for the LA Times and put together this photo gallery
Formerly the Minarets Wilderness, it was expanded and renamed the Ansel Adams Wilderness as a result of the Wilderness Act in 1984.
Trout may be removed from 7 lakes to help out frogs 1707 days ago
This Tahoe Daily Tribune Article explains why the Forest Service is considering removing fish to protect frogs in the Desolation Wilderness.
The proposal is part of an attempt to restore Sierra Nevada yellow-legged frog populations to the wilderness area and could affect Ralston Lake, Tamarack Lake, Cagwin Lake, Margery Lake, Lucille Lake, Le Conte Lake, Jabu Lake and their associated ponds and streams, according to a statement from the U.S. Forest Service.
Fate of the Krebbs Wilderness 1707 days ago
This article by Michael Doyle’s for McClatchy Newspapers gives an update on the proposed Krebbs Wilderness in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks.
The new bill would designate about 69,000 acres now in the Sequoia and Kings Canyon national parks as the John Krebs Wilderness.
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