This Earth Day, join over 50 Sierra Nevada Alliance Member Groups & partners in celebrating the Sierra! Engage in events, educational opportunities, and direct actions for conservation impact that will directly benefit, “The Range of Light!
Download our Earth Day Bingo Card for a chance to win tickets to the Wild & Scenic Film Festival happening April 22nd! For each activity you complete, post a photo, tag us @sierranevadaalliance, and use #sierraearthweek2021. Or email your photos to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will be announcing winners every Thursday (April 15 & April 22)!
Mother Nature Monday
Monday April 19th
Take Care Tuesday
Tuesday April 20th
Green Power Lunch with High Sierra Energy Foundation, Eastern Sierra Certified Green Businesses, and Mammoth/Bishop Disposal (virtual).
1-2pm. Free Lunch sponsored by Volunteer Eastern Sierra. Register in Advance for Zoom Link and FREE lunch promo code.
Eat three vegetarian meals (no beef, chicken, fish or pork) to reduce your carbon footprint
Sea, Earth & Sky: 31st Annual Nevada Medal A Virtual Event with the Desert Research Institute
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 5 – 6 p.m. PDT Celebrating the Spirit of Scientific Exploration, Discovery and Innovation.
Clean Water Wednesday
Wednesday April 21st
4-6 pm Earth Week Partner Kick Off & Speaker Panel (TBD Location, in person and Virtual) — Speaker Topics: single use plastics and trail conservation, includes Truckee/Mono , County/Kernville Speakers as well as American Perimeter Trail rep
Lee Vining Drive Electric Earth Day and Vehicle Tour (Gus Hess Park, Lee Vining, CA). Drive Electric Earth Day is a collaboration between High Sierra Energy Foundation, Eastern Sierra Electric Auto Association, Plug In America and the Electric Auto Association
Take the Tahoe Keeper Quiz – Learn how to self-inspect your canoe, kayak, paddleboard, or fishing gear, and make sure you Clean, Drain, and Dry between waterbodies. It’s quick and easy!
- Visit tahoekeepers.org
- Watch the short video and learn about self-inspecting your canoe, kayak, or paddleboard.
- Take the quiz
- You will then receive your Tahoe Keeper credential packet with a sticker to show you’ve done your part to protect Lake Tahoe.
Trash Free Thursday
Thursday April 22nd
Mono Lake Committee and Mono350 Trash Clean-up – 9-2 Mammoth Disposal and High Sierra Energy Foundation booths, Trout and Trails Trivia Challenge, Art Upcycle Projects and Mammoth Lakes High School Recycle art show, 10-12 Drive Electric Earth Day and Vehicle Tours; 12:30-1 Wok N Nature “Pleasures of Presence” virtual nature mediation. 3-4 pm “Quarantine Kitchen: How to Reduce Food Waste” Hosted by CalFresh, Community Service Solutions
Mammoth High School Recycle Art Project on Display at Lee Vining Gus Hess Community Park, Lee Vining CA. 9-2
Healthy Forest Friday
Friday April 23rd
4-5 pm Green Happy Hour (Virtual) — Mono County Drive Electric Earth Day & Eastern Sierra Electric Auto Association Owners Panel
Send it Sustainably Saturday
Saturday April 24th
Bishop Disposal, Inyo 350, Sierra Trash Eliminators, Tangle Free Waters — Trash Clean Up, donuts and coffee, photos. Bishop CA
11-5 High Sierra Energy Foundation, Volunteer Eastern Sierra, & Mammoth/Bishop Disposal — Upcycle Art Project Booth in Mammoth (@Distant Brewery)