Over the past several years we’ve been experimenting with numerous designs for making artificial nests to help increase the Burrowing Owl population on our Swainsons Grassland Preserve and Doty Ravine Preserve, both in the Lincoln area. We’ve had some successes and we’ve learned some things along the way helping to improve our designs. Land Manager…Details
We are SO proud of our partnership with REI! For a couple years now, they have been hosting outdoor school courses at our Taylor Ranch Preserve in Auburn. We partner with REI in order to offer even more opportunities for you to get outdoors and experience nature on our preserves!! The classes are open to…Details
Join Placer Land Trust in honoring Loren Clark with the prestigious Placer Conservator Award! The celebration takes place on Thursday, October 20, from 6-9pm at The Ridge Golf Club and Events Center in Auburn. Hosted by KVIE’s Rob Stewart – Host and Executive Producer of Rob on the Road. Each year, we honor an individual or group that enhances…Details
Join us on our LAST Moonlight hike of the season on Saturday, October 15th. Our trained docents will be your guides for the evening, along with the light of the full moon. The hike starts at 5:00pm. The trail at our Big Hill Preserves has unusual rock formations, the beautiful Coon Creek, and panoramic views of the…Details
Do you like exploring the foothills and want an alternative to the crowded parking at Hidden Falls Regional Park? Join us for a guided hike at our Harvego Bear River Preserve in North Auburn. This preserve currently has three different trails that our docents can lead people on. This month, you will enjoy the main trail…Details
Each year, Placer Land Trust honors an individual or group that enhances the quality of life in Placer County through resource conservation with the prestigious Placer Conservator Award, and we’re thrilled that Loren Clark will be accepting this year’s award! Loren recently retired from a 30-year career serving Placer County where he was instrumental in…Details
On July 7, 2016, Placer Land Trust and our project partners held a dedication ceremony in celebration of the permanent protection of Christian Valley Park, a 16-acre recreation property east of Auburn. The public was invited to attend the celebration, which included the unveiling of a new sign, a fun archery activity, and yummy ice cream…Details
Placer Land Trust is currently hiring two different positions! Operations Director: The Operations Director job is being offered as a full-time salaried exempt position. The Operation Director will be part of Placer Land Trust’s leadership team, and will plan, implement and supervise many of the organization’s programs and operations in the following areas.…Details
SAVE THE DATE!!!
This year, we will be having our annual Placer Conservator fundraising and awards ceremony event on Thursday, October 20 at the Ridge Golf Course in Auburn.
More details to follow — mark your calendar and stay tuned!
Due so such great response — our event is FULL! To find other cleanups in the area still looking for volunteers, please visit the Sierra Nevada Conservancy website: http://www.sierranevada.ca.gov/our-work/rivercleanup . We appreciate the support from all the volunteers who signed up to help with our cleanup event, and can’t wait to see you all Saturday! Saturday,…Details