Greetings Spotlight followers! This week, we will spotlight some our Sierra Institute staff members who are working on the Watershed Program Study. We love our DOC research team and would love for you to get to know them a little more! Hi! My name is Lauren and I’m a
There is currently a spotlight on Oroville, CA and the Oroville Dam as the waters from the past week’s rainstorms filled the reservoir to the brim. Sierra Institute is in the Upper Feather River Watershed, where all flows lead to Lake Oroville, to the Sacramento River, and onward to municipal,
Hello there, spotlighters! This month we are featuring our Department of Conservation (DOC) Watershed Conservation Program Study, a two-year research project involving an assessment of watershed grants awarded by the CALFED and DOC Statewide Watershed Programs to organizations and agencies across the state. Sierra Institute has composed a research
As 2017 dawns, we at Sierra Institute for Community and Environment want to share and highlight some of our projects with you throughout the year. Each month we’ll showcase a project updating you every week with current events, the staff working on it and how we plan to tackle the
Interview with Guisselle Salas AB: Do you have a trail nick name? GS: Yeah, the crew calls me “G” AB: What has been the most surprising part of P-CREW for you so far? GS: Most surprising part so far is that I have not got sick off the food
P-CREW Blog,Week 2, Interview with Odallis Millan As we enter week two of Session 2, there is always more to learn. We’ll check in with Odallis and hear about some of her experience thus far in the program. — AB: Explain some of the projects you are working on this
As P-CREW Session 2 loads up the trucks with helmets and pounds of peanut butter, we asked some of the crew to share personal insights into how they’re feeling. We’ll kick off this session with an interview from Erika Elphick. AB: Why did you decide to join P-CREW? EE: I
Out on the trails. In the heat of the sun. Tending the land. And after a day of learning and labor, its into the water, into the rushing rivers, to wash all those worries away. P-Crew is getting it done. We’re closing out week 3 of our 5 week session.