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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

A Place to Play and Grow

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Lately, upon arriving at the ESLT office each morning, I have been stopped in my tracks time and time again by the sight of our front yard. I just can’t help but pause for a few moments to… Continue reading

As Busy as a Bee: ESLT’s Pollinator Education Efforts Heat Up!

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As the Eastern Sierra warms each spring, ESLT staff and volunteers get to work inspiring local school kids with our annual Sunflower Garden Project. This project gives elementary students the opportunity to get… Continue reading

Volunteer with ESLT in 2015!

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As the New Year unfolds, the team at Eastern Sierra Land Trust is already planning some fantastic events and work projects for the months ahead – and we will need your help! Volunteers… Continue reading

Returning Home

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Arriving for the first time at Sherwin Summit and seeing Bishop’s tiny lights below in a sea of darkness, I remember thinking “What the heck have I gotten myself into now…” Bishop is… Continue reading

Caution: Mule Deer Crossing!

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With warm temperatures, sunny skies, and a great turnout, our Mule Deer Migration Corridor Field Trip last Saturday was a big success. Our thanks go to special guest Timothy Taylor – a biologist… Continue reading

Make a Difference in your Backyard: Join Eastern Sierra Land Trust’s Community of Volunteers!

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The success of ESLT’s work to preserve the Eastern Sierra’s vital lands relies largely on community support and involvement. Volunteers are at the heart of our organization. As ambassadors, you generously donate your time… Continue reading

Where Do All the Deer Go?

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The Round Valley mule deer herd consists of roughly 2,000 Rocky Mountain mule deer that travel through the migration corridor twice a year. In the spring the herd migrates north to higher elevations… Continue reading

Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership ALERT

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Do you love the Sierra?  Do you want to gain valuable professional experience? Apply today to become one of the Half Term Members of the 2013 Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership (SNAP) with Eastern… Continue reading

Join ESLT for a six month AmeriCorps internship!

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The Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership is currently accepting applications for 2013 Half Term SNAP Members! One Half Term Member will serve six months (April 2- September 28, 2013) here at Eastern Sierra Land… Continue reading