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Week of Monday, March 14, 2016


QUICK NOTES FROM TIM

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING INFO
UPCOMING MEETING AGENDAS
Please click on the link below, to find the Agenda for the Mono County Board of Supervisors meeting to be held, March 15, 2016.
CLICK HERE TO FIND THE MEETING AGENDA >

PAST MEETING MINUTES
Please click on the link below, to read the Minutes for the Mono County Board of Supervisors meeting that was held on March 8, 2016.
CLICK HERE TO READ THE PAST MEETING MINUTES >
CLICK HERE TO READ ADDITIONAL PUBLIC COMMENTS LETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ ADDITIONAL EMS COMMENTS LETTER >

2016 Meeting Agendas and Minutes have been posted. Please click below to read past Meeting Minutes and upcoming Agendas.
CLICK HERE TO READ FUTURE MEETING AGENDAS AND PAST MEETING MINUTES >

2015 BOARD OF SUPERVISORS COUNTY PAGE & AGENDAS

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS COUNTY PAGE >
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD FUTURE AGENDAS AND DOWNLOAD PAST MEETING MINUTES >


GOVERNOR ISSUES EXECUTIVE ORDER REGARDING DROUGHT, MANDATORY WATER RESTRICTIONS

CLICK HERE TO SEE THE EXECUTIVE ORDER >




ARTICLES OF INTEREST

Ex-BPD Chief Chris Carter exonerated on most allegations
March 9, 2016, Sierra Wave
The City of Bishop issued a press release Wednesday afternoon on the Bishop Police Department investigation into allegations against then and now former Police Chief Chris Carter. The release was signed by Bishop City attorney Ryan Jones.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Inyo Supervisors: Tribal consultation policy, water run-off
March 9, 2016, Deb Murphy, Sierra Wave
Tuesday’s Inyo County Board of Supervisors’ meeting was long but fruitful as the Board and area Tribal representatives appear close to transitioning from a workshop on a consultation policy to an action item on the County’s protocol.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Tracking changing in Owens Valley with Dr. Kimberly Kirner
March 9, 2016, Deb Murphy, Sierra Wave
Join Dr. Kimberly Kirner, lead researcher for the “Coping with Change” research project in the Eastern Sierra, as she explains the project and demonstrates how residents can participate through a simple on-line map.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

‘Practice, practice’ fire-escape plans
March 8, 2016, Sierra Wave
Press release from the Mammoth Lakes Fire Protection District
Recently in our area a fire occurred in a residential dwelling, the home could have been occupied by the entire family if the fire occurred during the nighttime hours.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Tree Mortality Resource Fair In Eastern Madera County
March 10, 2016, Gina Clugston, Sierra News Online
MADERA COUNTY —  Supervisor Wheeler has been working non-stop on the tree mortality issues that we face in Eastern Madera County. Now, he is organizing a Tree Mortality Resource Fair for constituents to get one-on-one time with key partners that may be able to provide resources or educational information.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


“Springing Forward” Brings Health Concerns
March 12, 2016, Virginia Eaton, Sierra News Online
I was reading a news article about the return of daylight savings time (DST) this Sunday, Mar. 13, and laughed until I
had to cross my legs!
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Nevada needs sage grouse help (Seriously, are you busy?)
March 11, 2016, Ben Spillman, Reno Gazette Journal
If a sage grouse struts in the desert and no one is there to see it did it really happen?
Nevada wildlife officials are perilously close to confronting that existential question thanks to a shortage of volunteers willing to put in time and effort to participate in the annual spring count.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Allegiant announces direct flights between Reno and LAX
March 10, 2016, Jason Hidalgo, Reno Gazette Journal
After going through the toughest recession in its history, Northern Nevada has seen its fair share of economic development victories in the years that followed. Here's a list of some of the major economic development wins that the region has seen.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Fishing Report for March 10
March 9, 2016, Jim Krajewski, Reno Gazette Journal
The Fishing Report for the Week:
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Rain swells lakes, dams in Northern California
March 9, 2016, API & Reno Gazette Journal
SAN FRANCISCO - The ongoing deluge of storms in Northern California has swelled lakes and dams, boosting the prospects for outdoor recreation but likely falling short of ending the drought.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Stop saying these guys should’ve hiked PCT in ‘real’ winter
March 11, 2016, Ben Spillman, Reno Gazette Journal
From the time word got out that Justin Lichter and Shawn Forry would attempt the first wintertime through-hike of the Pacific Crest Trail the adventurers have been more than generous in sharing details of the journey.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Sacramento River flows over weir into Yolo Bypass for first time since 2012
March 12, 2016, Mark Glover, Sacramento Bee
Water from the rain-swollen Sacramento River began flowing over the Fremont Weir and into the Yolo Bypass on
Saturday morning, according to monitors at the California Nevada River Forecast Center, part of the
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Assisted death will become legal in California in June
March 10, 2016, Alexei Koseff, Sacramento Bee
After passing sweeping anti-tobacco legislation on Thursday, the state Senate voted to finally close the special legislative session on health care, thereby starting the countdown for California’s assisted death law to take effect.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


California smoking age increase, vaping bills move to Jerry Brown
March 10, 2016, Alexei Koseff, Sacramento Bee
California is one step away from enacting some of its most significant tobacco legislation in decades.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


As rain falls in California, tensions rise over who gets the water
March 11, 2016, Ryan Sabalow & Dale Kasler, Sacramento Bee
With prolonged and steady rain falling on Northern California for the first time in weeks, tensions are rising over how to manage the stormwater flows now streaming through the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


El Nino’s winter storms are no cure-all for California drought
March 11, 2016, Michael Doyle, Sacramento Bee
WASHINGTON —The El Niño storms drenching California won’t suffice to solve the state’s drought and won’t permanently save the Central Valley’s vulnerable salmon, federal scientists are cautioning.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Folsom Lake water releases rise as rain continues
March 7, 2016, Dale Kasler, Sacramento Bee
With El Niño rains returning in earnest, dam operators ramped up water releases Monday from Folsom Lake as a precaution against flooding. They will double the intensity of the releases early Tuesday.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Major Valley water district settles with SEC
March 9, 2016, Dale Kasler, Sacramento Bee
In a black eye for one of rural California’s most powerful water agencies, the Westlands Water District agreed Wednesday to pay $125,000 to settle charges that it misled investors over a bond sale.In a black eye for one of rural California’s most powerful water agencies, the Westlands Water District agreed Wednesday to pay $125,000 to settle charges that it misled investors over a bond sale.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Magnitude 6.3 earthquake strikes Alaska
March 12, 2016, Jessica Mullins, San Francisco Gate
An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 shook Alaska Saturday morning. 
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

4.2-magnitude earthquake strikes Southern California
March 12, 2016, Jessica Mullins, San Francisco Gate
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.2 shook Southern California early Saturday morning.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Earthquake: Magnitude 4.2 quake strikes near Ojai
March 12, 2016, Quakebot, LA Times
A shallow magnitude 4.2 earthquake struck the Ojai Valley early Saturday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 12:42 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 0 miles.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

More than half of Californians have diabetes or prediabetes
March 11, 2016, LA Times
LOS ANGELES — For decades, more and more Californians have put on weight and fallen sick with diabetes, prompting warnings that the disease was spiraling out of control.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Morgan Stanley's top equity strategist recommends investors do the opposite of whatever they think they should do (SPY, SPX, QQQ, IWIM)
March 12, 2016, Akin Oyedele, San Francisco Gate
Today's consensus seems to be that the market goes up and down mid-to-high single digit increments in short but pretty volatile spurts, and ultimately ends up relatively flat six to 12 months from now. That means that we should feel worse now than we did a few weeks ago – not better, because the underlying fundamentals haven’t really moved that much but the market has. On top of this perception of a choppy market headed to nowhere,the consensus is also that the probability of the bear case is greater than the probability of the bull case, meaning the probability of a downward slope to this choppy range is material.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

How are we related? Hilarious photos show awkward moments between brothers
March 10, 2016, San Francisco Gate
Just for laughs ….
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

3 Charts Show Why Immigration Dominated the Democratic Debate
March 10, 2016, Palmer Gibbs, San Francisco Gate
In the most aggressive and contentious Democratic debate so far this primary season, Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton squabbled on Wednesday night over immigration and the economy. The debate, co-moderated by Univision and the Washington Post, took place in Florida, where a substantial Hispanic population has helped to make immigration a critical issue during the presidential race.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

March Miracle: True or false?
March 9, 2016, Jules Older, San Francisco Gate
Are we experiencing a March Miracle or are we slogging through Sierra Cement?
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

New snowstorm hits Sierra Nevada as 'March Miracle' continues
March 12, 2016, Veronica Rocha & Soumya Karlamangla, LA Times
Several feet of new snow is expected in the Sierra Nevada mountains this weekend as another El Niño-influenced
storm moves into Northern California.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Lottery open to score Yosemite Half Dome cable permits
March 2, 2016, Bill Disbrow, San Francisco Gate
Hikers enjoy climbing alongside the cables on Half Dome during the summer of 2009. A group is fighting Yosemite
National Parks policy that limits the number of hikers on the final 400-foot climb up Half Dome. They say Americans
have a right to freely enjoy nature. The park service began limiting the number of hikers on the enormous
sliced-in-half granite dome in 2010 to combat regular bottlenecks.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

One sled dog killed, others injured in apparently deliberate attack on Iditarod race
March 12, 2016, Craig Medred, LA Times
Two of the top competitors in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race were run down by a snowmobile on a remote section of the Yukon River early Saturday morning in what Alaska authorities are calling a deliberate attack.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

A judge thinks 3-year-olds can defend themselves, so immigration lawyers tried it on their own kids
March 12, 2016, Jessica Roy, LA Times
Can young children represent themselves in immigration court? One federal immigration judge thinks so.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Drought maps show just how thirsty California has become
March 7, 2016, Kyle Kim, & Thomas Suh Lauder, LA Times
This article was originally published on Aug. 7, 2014 and is updated weekly.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

No one wins while Yosemite trademark fight drags on
March 11, 2016, Robin Abcarian, LA Times
Kelly P. McCarthy is a 40-year-old San Francisco native with more than a passing interest in the legal fight between the National Park Service and its former concessionaire, Delaware North, over trademarks to Yosemite's most famous amenities.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

How a state senator — whose family is in the taxi business — put the brakes on two Uber bills
March 11, 2016, Liam Dillon, LA Times
San Diego taxi company owner Alfredo Hueso is a frustrated businessman.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Pistachios, some under Trader Joe's label, recalled due to salmonella outbreak
March 10, 2016, Geoffrey Mohan, LA Times
Federal health officials are investigating a salmonella outbreak traced to a California pistachio grower.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

CDFW Monitors Effect of Severe Drought on Wildlife
March 10, 2016, CA DFW News
Stream- and Wetland-Dependent Species Most at Risk
Amphibian, reptile, bird and mammal populations that depend on freshwater marsh, streamside habitat and wet meadows are struggling most to endure the drought that has gripped California for more than four years, according to a comprehensive assessment released today by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW).
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Hunter Education Certification Course to be Offered in Bishop
March 7, 2016, CA DFW News
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is offering a hunter education certification class on Saturday, March 26 in Bishop. Outdoor enthusiasts wishing to obtain a hunting license for the 2016-2017 season may take an online course, followed by this certification class. This will be the only certification class offered by CDFW Law Enforcement staff in Inyo County this spring.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Shasta County Hatchery Reopens
March 7, 2016, CA DFW News
The Crystal Lake Hatchery in eastern Shasta County reopened to the public Thursday after being closed due to a major environmental restoration in nearby Rock Creek.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

CDFW Seeking Tips After Finding Desert Bighorn Skull
March 7, 2016, CA DFW News
California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) officers are looking for any information the public may have regarding an abandoned skull of a mature male desert bighorn sheep found last May in Alameda County.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >





NEWSLETTERS & OTHER COUNTY INFO

MONO COUNTY
2015-2016 MID YEAR BUDGET REVIEW >
VISIT THE MONO COUNTY WEB PAGE >
JOB BOARD LINKS >
OHV PUBLIC GRANT COMMENTIN PERIOD OPEN MARCH 8–APRIL 4 >
MONO COUNTY & STATE OF CA INFLUENZA FORCAST MAP >
MONO COUNTY & INYO COUNTY VETS CAN GET LOCAL HEALTH CARE >
MONO COUNTY & INYO COUNTY VETERANS OFFICE HOURS >
MONO COUNTY CAN HELP YOUR BUSINESS FIND QUALIFIED EMPLOYEES. CLICK HERE FOR INFO >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO FROM CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION COUNCIL >
CONWAY RANCH STRATEGIC FACILITY PLAN >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO ON HOW TO TEST FOR RADON >
RAW MILK NOTICE >
WORKFORCE CERTIFICATION PROGRAM BEGINS MARCH 9TH >

ESTA (EASTERN SIERRA TRANSIT AUTHORITY)
VISIT THEIR WEBSITE TO SEE ALL OF THEIR ROUTES >
REIMBURSMENTS BEING OFFERED FOR DISABLED TRANSPORTATION. CLICK TO READ THE INFO >
DRIVER APPLICATION >
DRIVER RELEASE FORM >
REIMBURSEMENT FORM >

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
GET YOUR CHILD DENTAL CLEANINGS YEARLY. CLICK TO READ THE INFO IN ENGLISH >
GET YOUR CHILD DENTAL CLEANINGS YEARLY. CLICK TO READ THE INFO IN SPANISH >

SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER
READ HOW TO SUCCESSFULLY APPLY FOR AND GET A SMALL BUSINESS LOAN >
MONO COUNTY CAN HELP YOUR BUSINESS FIND QUALIFIED EMPLOYEES. CLICK HERE FOR INFO >

LA TIMES DROUGHT REPORT CARD
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 1 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF FEB 15 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF FEB 8 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF FEB 1 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF JAN 25 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF JAN 18 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF JAN 11 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF DEC 29 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF DEC 22 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF DEC 15 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF DEC 1 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF NOV 23 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF NOV 16 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT REPORT CARD FOR THE WEEK OF NOV 6 >
CLICK HERE TO READ ' CAPTURING EL NINOS RAINS' >

FROM SENATOR TOM BERRYHILL, 8TH DISTRICT
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' FEBRUARY 2016 NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' JANUARY 2016 NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' NOVEMBER NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE 'BERRYHILL BULLETIN' OCTOBER NEWSLETTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ: 'FIRE FEE' COULD BE A THING OF THE PAST >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE DROUGHT WATCH >
CLICK HERE TO READ SENATE REPUBLICANS OFFER $8.7M WATER BOND PROPOSAL >
MAMMOTH HIGH SUPERSTAR HONORED AT THE STATE CAPITOL. CLICK TO READ THE INFO >
CLICK TO READ CURRENT INFO FROM SENATOR BERRYHILL'S OFFICE >

EPA
MAMMOTH LAKES MEETS AIR QUALITY STANDARDS >

EASTERN SIERRA COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS
CLICK HERE TO READ THE LEGISLATIVE PLATFORM INFO >

STATE OF CALIFORNIA – BUSINESS, CONSUMER SERVICES & HOUSING AGENCY,
DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS OVERSIGHT

CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: FEB2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: JAN2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: DEC2015 >
CLICK HERE TO READ SURVEY INFO REGARDING PAYDAY LENDERS >
COMMISSION ISSUES STATEMENT ON VALLEY & BUTTE FIRES >

STATE OF CALIFORNIA
STATE OF CA OFFERING DRIVERS LICENSES TO ALL IMMIGRANTS_FLYER IN ENGLISH >
STATE OF CA OFFERING DRIVERS LICENSES TO ALL IMMIGRANTS_FLYER IN SPANISH >

FEMA
ARE YOU PREPARED FOR THE NEXT POWER OUTAGE? >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO ON WILDFIRE PREPAREDNESS >
CLICK HERE TO VISIT THE FEMA NATIONAL PREPAREDNESS COMMUNITY WEBSITE >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING PEDIATRIC DISASTER RESPONSE & EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS >
NEW PSA FOCUSED ON PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES. CLICK TO READ THE INFO >
DO YOU HAVE ENOUGH WATER SAVED UP IN CASE OF EMERGENCY? >

OSHA (OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY & HEALTH ADMINISTRATION) & NSC (NATIONAL SAFETY COUNCIL)
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING DISTRACTED DRIVING FACTS >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING SAFE DRIVING PRACTICES_ENGLISH >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING SAFE DRIVING PRACTICES_SPANISH >

RED CROSS
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A 21 WEEK CHECKLIST TO BE PREPARED FOR A NATURAL DISASTER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE FLYER IN SPANISH >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE FLYER IN ENGLISH >

CSAC (CALIFORNIA STATE ASSOCIATION OF COUNTIES)
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MARCH 4 BULLETIN >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE FEB 12 BULLETIN >
GOVERNOR DIRECTS MANDATORY WATER REDUCTIONS & ISSUES EXECUTIVE ORDER >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE SUMMARY OF THE PRESIDENTS BUDGET >

RCRC (RURAL COUNTY REPRESENTATIVES OF CALIFORNIA)
CLICK HERE TO READ THE BARBED WIRE NEWSLETTER MAR 11, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE BARBED WIRE NEWSLETTER MAR 4, 2016 >
RCRC WELCOMES SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY TO MEMBERSHIP >
RCRC INSTALLS NEW 2016 OFFICERS >
RCRC SPONSORS PILT LEGISLATION >
OMNIBUS SPENDING PACKAGE INCLUDES FUNDING FOR FED PILT >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING AIR RESOURCES BOARD INFO >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING UNDERFUNDED WATER NEEDS >
GOV ISSUES EXECUTIVE ORDER TO BOLSTER STATES DROUGHT RESPONSE >
THE FUTURE OF CA MEDICAL MARIJUANA BUSINESS >
CA COUNTIES PREPARING FOR CANNA BUSINESS OVERHAUL >
WATER FACT SHEET >
CLICK TO READ RURAL LEADER TESTIFY TO EFFECTS OF MARIJUANA CULTIVATION ON CA H20 QUALITY>
CLICK TO READ RURAL LEADER TESTIFY TO EFFECTS OF MARIJUANA CULTIVATION >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE UC DAVIS FINAL DROUGHT REPORT : AUGUST 18, 2015 >
CLICK TO READ PUBLIC POLICY INSTITUTE OF CA 'WHAT IF THE DROUGHT CONTINUES?' ARTICLE >
CLICK TO READ UC DAVIS ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF 2015 DROUGHT >

NACO COUNTY NEWS ALERT
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS NOW FOR FEB 22, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS NOW FOR FEB 19, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS NOW FOR FEB 12, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS NOW FOR JAN 27, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS ALERT FOR FEB 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS ALERT FOR DECEMBER 11, 2015 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS ALERT FOR OCTOBER 19, 2015 >
COUNTY ECONOMIES: OPPORTUNITIES & CHALLENGES >
CLIMATE ADAPTAION, PARTICIPANT HANDBOOK >
CLICK HERE TO READ CONGRESSIONAL SUPPORT GROWN TO REPEAL 'CADILLAC TAX' >
CLICK HERE TO READ 7 SUPREME COURT RULINGS TO EFFECT COUNTIES >
CLICK HERE TO READ US COURT OF APPEALS DELAYS WOTUS RULING NATIONWIDE >
CLICK HERE TO VIEW CA DROUGHT NUMBERS & STATS SHEET >

CDFW (CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF FISH & WILDLIFE)
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD AND WATCH A VIDEO OF 'QUESTION THE LEADERS' PANEL DISCUSSION THAT TIM ALPERS ATTENDED AND PARTICIPATED IN THAT TOOK PLACE AT THE RECENT FRED HALL SHOW >
CLICK HERE TO READ DFW NEWS >
CLICK TO READ ABOUT: DROUGHT RELATED ACTIONS TO PRESERVE & PROTECT THE STATE'S FISH & WILDLIFE RESOURCES >

USDA (UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE)
CLICK HERE TO READ THE INFO REGARDING SAGE GROUSE >

DOT (DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION)
CLICK HERE TO READ THE INFO REGARDING A TAX ON THE MILES YOU DRIVE >

USFS (UNITED STATES FOREST SERVICE)
VISIT THE USFS FACEBOOK PAGE FOR LOCAL UP-TO-DATE POSTINGS >
REVISIONS EFFECTING LOCAL LAND ACCESS, OFF-ROAD VEHICLES, ETC. STILL BEING WORKED ON >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE INFO REGARDING PROPOSED CHANGES TO OFF-ROAD VEHICLE TRAIL ACCESS >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE INFO REGARDING REVISED FOREST PLANS OF INYO, SEQUOIA AND SIERRA FORESTS >
SAGE GROUSE ENHANCEMENT INFO >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE INFO REGARDING SUMMER 2015 ROAD CONSTRUCTION ON CONVICT LAKE ROAD >

YOSEMITE GATEWAY PARTNERSHIP NEWS
NEW CONCESSION CONTRACT BEGINS >
SAVE THE DATES >
WINTER NEWSLETTER >
FALL NEWSLETTER >
SPRING NEWSLETTER CONTRIBUTIONS >
PARK LAUNCHES 'OPEN THE GAETEWAY TP YOSEMITE' >
CAL FIRE AWARDS FIRE PREVENTION GRANT IN HIGH TREE MORTALITY AREAS >
US FOREST SERVICE SEEKS COMMENTS ON OHV GRANT APPLICATIONS >
KEEP BEARS WILD >
RARE SIERRA NEVADA RED FOX SPOTTED ON YOSEMITE VIDEO. (PSST... ALSO SEEN IN CROWLEY!!) >

BODIE HILLS GAZETTE
CLICK HERE TO VISIT THEIR WEBSITE >

STATE OF CALIFORNIA WATER BOARD
CLICK HERE TO VISIT THEIR WEBSITE >

STATE OF CALIFORNIA SMALL BUSINESS TAX CREDIT
CLICK HERE TO READ THE INFO REGARDING SMALL BUSINESS TAX CREDITS >

SIERRA NEVADA CONSERVANCY
CLICK HERE TO READ THE INFO REGARDING WATERSHED IMPOROVEMENT >

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING STREET LIGHT OUTAGES >
CLICK HERE TO READ ENERGY TIPS FOR YOUR HOME AND OFFICE >
CLICK HERE TO READ INFO REGARDING VEGETATION MANAGEMENT >

MAMMOTH LAKES POLICE DEPARTMENT
KNOW YOUR LIMIT WORKSHOPS >
CRIME ALERT: SEC PHOME SCAM >
SAFE TRADE INITIATIVE FOR SAFER ONLINE SHOPPING >

MAMMOTH LAKES Hispanic Advisory Committee
LAST MEETING WAS HELD DECEMBER 4_ENGLISH >

FRIENDS OF THE INYO
UPCOMING NEWS AND EVENTS >

CROWLEY LAKE COMMUNITY GARDEN
CLICK TO VIEW THE SPRING CALENDAR >