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SIERRA SUMMER CHALLENGE : ⁠ Lock Leven Lakes ⁠ SIERRA SUMMER CHALLENGE : ⁠
Lock Leven Lakes ⁠
Perfect day hike or overnight off of highway 80 to 3 alpine lakes. ⁠
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This month's Alliance Webinar features Sara Hocken This month's Alliance Webinar features Sara Hockensmith of the Tahoe Institute for Natural Science on July 23rd. She will be speaking about the common & unique Bird of Lake Tahoe.⁠
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Register for the webinar at https://sierranevadaalliance.org/event/sierra-nevada-alliance-monthly-webinar-featuring-sarah-hockensmith-introducing-many-of-the-common-and-unique-birds-of-lake-tahoe/
SIERRA SUMMER CHALLENGE⁠ Summit of Castle Peak - SIERRA SUMMER CHALLENGE⁠
Summit of Castle Peak - 9,104' ⁠
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photo credit : @neiner.art 
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Thank you to a new alliance and business partner a Thank you to a new alliance and business partner and sponsor, the Chatten-Brown, Carstens & Minteer LLP, a law firm specializing in protecting California Environment. ⁠
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Check out their website for more information, ⁠
http://www.cbcearthlaw.com/⁠
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Stay safe out there! If you're starting to work wi Stay safe out there! If you're starting to work with volunteers again, or if you're a volunteer wanting to engage with your community, please stay healthy and make sure safety is everyone's top priority. 😷⁠
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#californiavolunteers #americorps #californiansforall #volunteers #safety #community #sierranevada #conservation #getthingsdone #safetyfirst
The Numbers Fire broke out south of Gardnerville o The Numbers Fire broke out south of Gardnerville on July 6, 2020. It is estimated that 17,400 acres have burned so far.  Do what you can to prevent wildfires. ⁠
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Here are some articles to check out : ⁠
updates on the Numbers Fire : https://www.kunr.org/post/updates-numbers-fire-south-gardnerville#stream/0⁠
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How YOU can help prevent wildfires: ⁠
https://smokeybear.com/en/prevention-how-tos?gclid=EAIaIQobChMItLOTn8_A6gIVTdbACh3uMQ0XEAAYAyAAEgLXR_D_BwE⁠
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https://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/sierra/alerts-notices/?cid=fsbdev7_018113⁠
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We are still accepting applications for Host Sites We are still accepting applications for Host Sites with the Sierra Corps Forestry Fellowship Program!  If your organization needs additional staffing capacity to implement forest health, wildfire resilience, and biomass projects, apply now to host a Fellow! You'll get a full-time staff member working for your organization for a year at a fraction of the cost of hiring direct.  Fellows bring experience and enthusiasm for natural resource management and forest restoration work to your organization.  Contact Program Director, Nicole Lutkemuller, at nicole@sierranevadaalliance.org or visit our website for more information: https://sierranevadaalliance.org/sierra-corps-host-sites/⁠
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#forestry #conservation #nonprofit #workforce #internship #environment #sierranevada #forests #outdoors #nature #science #restoration #biomass #wildfire #resilience #capacity
@torinarleo jumping into a high sierra lake near R @torinarleo jumping into a high sierra lake near Red Slate Mountain ⁠
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Did you know there are over 2,000 lakes in the Sierra Nevada! ⁠
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Where will your next adventure be? ⁠
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Join the Sierra Summer Challenge & share your sier Join the Sierra Summer Challenge & share your sierra adventures ! ⁠
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https://sierranevadaalliance.org/sierra-summer-challenge/⁠
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What lakes & summits will you explore this week ? ⁠
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https://sierranevadaalliance.org/sierra-summer-challenge/
Promoting a Cultural Shift toward Shared Stewardsh Promoting a Cultural Shift toward Shared Stewardship⁠
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JULY 8, 2020 ⁠
Hosted by the National Forest Foundation in partnership with the USDA Forest Service and the National Association of State Foresters. “Promoting a Cultural Shift toward Shared Stewardship” peer learning session on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. EDT.⁠
For more information and to register today go to  our website https://sierranevadaalliance.org/event/promoting-a-cultural-shift-toward-shared-stewardship-peer-learning-session/⁠
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Do you want to do meaningful work that contributes Do you want to do meaningful work that contributes to creating healthier ecosystems and communities? The Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Program (SNAP) is hiring for our fall term and would love to have you on the team! Visit our website (https://sierranevadaalliance.org/join-snap/, link in bio) to learn more and apply today.⁠
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#sierranevada #americorp #serviceyear #californiavolunteers #conservation #community #eco #watersheds #mountains #nationalservice #savetheplanet #climatechange #fieldwork #science #education
Happy 4th!⁠ ⁠ Check out this article on how to Happy 4th!⁠
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Check out this article on how to spend the holiday weekend responsibly - especially this year ! ⁠
https://www.tahoedailytribune.com/entertainment/7-ways-to-spend-july-fourth-at-lake-tahoe-amid-covid-19/ ⁠
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