Getting My Feet Wet: Looking Back on my AmeriCorps Term with ESLT

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My introduction to Eastern Sierra Land Trust says it all. Less than a week on the job, and there I was: slipping my size 7 feet into size 12 waders, and plunging into… Continue reading

Volunteer to Support our Eastern Sierra Public Lands

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Do you like to hike, bike, climb, fish, or simply sit back and admire the wide-open Eastern Sierra views? Well then now is the time to give back to the public lands you… Continue reading

Scavenger Hunts and Saddle Sores

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The cowboys who have ridden these rugged lands since before they could walk would have laughed to see me (and to be honest, you probably would have, too). There I was, trotting along… Continue reading

Calling All Volunteers: Help Keep our Eastern Sierra Waterways Clean

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Tired of trash on our waterways? Want to make a difference? Then we need your help: volunteer for the 8th annual Great Sierra River Cleanup from 9-11 am on Saturday, Sep. 10th! To… Continue reading

Heather Freeman: Back on the ESLT Team!

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It’s not often that an organization gets the chance to welcome someone back to the team – which makes it all the more exciting to announce to you this great news: Heather Freeman has returned to the… Continue reading

Eastern Sierra Land Trust Earns National Recognition

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Now in our 15th year protecting critical wildlife habitat, historic working lands, and scenic open spaces across the Eastern Sierra, Eastern Sierra Land Trust has some exciting news to share: we have achieved renewed accreditation! This… Continue reading

Celebrating The Lands & Legacy You Protect Forever

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Our hearts are overflowing with gratitude and inspiration in the wake of our recent Lands & Legacy Celebration. The whole weekend was simply magical: filled with wonderful friends, endless encouragement, and dreams of the… Continue reading

The Stories of Manzanar

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In 1942, the United States government ordered more than 110,000 men, women, and children to leave their homes. They were detained in remote, military-style camps – one of which was right here in… Continue reading

Sierra Stewards Hard at Work

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This post was written by ESLT’s Education Coordinator & AmeriCorps Member, Catherine Tao. For more about Catherine, Click Here. As spring trickles into summer, wildlife habitats all along the Eastern Sierra are coming to life – and we’ve… Continue reading

Remembering our Dear Friend Herb Benham

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All of us at Eastern Sierra Land Trust are saddened to report the loss of our dear friend and conservation partner, Herb Benham. Herb grew up in Southern California, and was an impressive… Continue reading