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Week of Monday, March 28, 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 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 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

Swall Meadows Fire Triggers Fear, But This Time, No Homes Burn
March 24, 2016, Wendily Grasseschi, Mammoth Times
Once again, there was a spark of fire, there was a wild wind blowing through the small community of Swall Meadows, there was a rush of flames up the hillside, there was fire dancing and swaying to the wind.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Mono County earns conservation leadership award
March 23, 2016, Sierra Wave
Bridgeport, CA – On March 16, 2016, Mono County’s role in the collaborative effort to conserve the Bi-State Distinct Population Segment (Bi-State DPS) of Greater Sage-grouse was recognized during the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and US Forest Service (USFS) Joint Awards Reception held at the 81st North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference in Pittsburgh, PA. Mono County was honored with the Conservation Leadership Partner of the Year award, which recognizes outstanding conservation accomplishments for fish, wildlife, and/or native plants and their habitat on public lands.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


New Owens Lake dust plan to go before Great Basin board
March 22, 2016, Deb Murphy, Sierra Wave
Last summer, a variance was granted allowing less water to be used to control dust off the Owens Lake. For many of the parties,
the rationale was water savings in the fourth year of extreme drought.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

World Water Day letter from Inyo Supervisor Tillemans
March 22, 2016, Sierra Wave
The following letter was submitted by Inyo County 4th District Supervisor Mark Tillemans: Although it may be just a
coincidence that Inyo County is kicking off its 150th celebration on the same day that the world recognizes World Water Day,
it couldn’t be more fitting.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


FAQ for plastic-bag ban in Mammoth
March 21, 2016, Sierra Wave
Town of Mammoth Lakes press release.
Plastic-Bag Ban FAQs.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Northern Inyo Hospital District fiscal update
March 20, 2016, Sierra Wave
NIHD press press release
Speaking before the Bishop City Council last Monday week, Northern Inyo Healthcare District CEO, Kevin S. Flanigan, MD MBA, detailed patient volume trends for the first six months of the district’s fiscal year. He also went over the district’s fiscal positions, including steps being taken to better manage the hospital’s long-term debt.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Report from Technical Group meeting
March 20, 2016, Deb Murphy, Sierra Wave
The public carried its disagreement over new wells proposed by Los Angeles Department of Water and Power to Wednesday’s Technical Group meeting, arguing that environmental analysis should proceed any well drilling or testing.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Update on court cases
March 20, 2016, Deb Murphy, Sierra Wave
The sentencing of Sally Symons has been pushed back to April 4.
The Dawndee Rossy trial is still on schedule to resume March 23 in Independence.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Barbecue in the pines
March 25, 2016, Mike Bodine, The Sheet
Texas barbecue is alive and smokin’ on the Eastside. Copper Top BBQ in Big Pine was named Top Restaurant in America by Yelp in 2014. The Lone Pine Smokehouse has been open since August, but only after its Pit Master, Mike White trained for five months in Austin, Texas learning the secrets of fire and meat. These guys mean business.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Sonoma Coast commercial crab season starts
March 26, 2016, API & Reno Gazette Journal
SANTA ROSA, Calif. — The commercial crab season officially opened Saturday after being postponed for more than four months because tests showed high levels of domoic acid, a naturally occurring neurotoxin.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Climate report forecasts warmer, less reliable Truckee River
March 25, 2016, Ben Spillman, Reno Gazette Journal
Remainder of 21st century expected to include warmer temperatures in Great Basin, less snow in Sierra Nevada.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Fishing Report for March 24
March 25, 2016, Jim Krajewski, Reno Gazette Journal
The week’s Fishing Report.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Tahoe ski lift fight snowballs into flame war
March 25, 2016, Ben Spillman, Reno Gazette Journal
Snowboarder says she was attacked at Northstar California, resort's general manager disputes the account.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Reno Air Races one-hour special on NBC Sports March 27
March 25, 2016, Jason Hidalgo, Reno Gazette Journal
The Biggest Little City is getting some airtime on national TV this Sunday.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Reno hotel room revenues on record pace; passions erupt in RSCVA meeting
March 25, 2016, Jason Hidalgo, Reno Gazette Journal
A strong ski season combined with increased corporate activity has Reno-area hotel revenue up by double digits and
room rates on pace for a record-breaking year.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >


Reno airport posts 1st passenger growth in decade
March 23, 2016, Jason Hidalgo, Reno Gazette Journal
New flights and an improving economy helped the Reno-Tahoe International Airport post its first annual growth in
passengers in a decade.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Poverty rate jumps among California seniors
March 26, 2016, Claudia Buck & Phillip Reese, Sacramento Bee
The older you are, the poorer you get.
For a growing number of California seniors living on the edges of poverty, that’s the uncomfortable reality.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Deal struck to raise California minimum wage to $15
March 26, 2016, David Siders, Jim Miller & Christopher Cadelago, Sacramento Bee
Gov. Jerry Brown, labor unions and state lawmakers have reached a deal to gradually raise California’s minimum wage to $15 an hour, likely averting a fight on the November ballot, sources said late Saturday.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

CalPERS makes big California solar investment
March 23, 2016, Dale Kasler, Sacramento Bee
CalPERS said Wednesday that it’s buying a significant stake in a solar energy company with operations near Palm Springs.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Granite Bay water district says it will no longer follow state water conservation mandate
March 25, 2016, Phillip Reese, Sacramento Bee
Pointing to improved conditions at Folsom Lake, a water district serving one of the region’s wealthiest areas announced
Friday that it would not follow conservation targets mandated by the state this year and would instead ask its customers to voluntarily cut water use by 10 percent.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Feinstein, Republicans ask Obama for more water pumping from Sacramento Delta
March 24, 2016, Dale Kasler, Sacramento Bee
Adding to the debate over Northern California’s winter stormwater, U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein and congressional
Republicans asked President Obama on Thursday to increase the volume of water pumped through the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta to the drought-stricken San Joaquin Valley.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Largest California reservoirs releasing water for flood safety
March 23, 2016, Dale Kasler, Sacramento Bee
After years of drought, Northern California has so much water that the state’s two largest reservoirs are releasing water
to maintain flood-control safety.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

In first-of-a-kind summit, White House rallies corporate investment in water supplies
March 22, 2016, Michael Doyle, Sacramento Bee
WASHINGTON — White House on Tuesday unveiled several billion dollars’ worth of corporate commitments to
water research and development during a high-level summit.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Just For Laughs: The 20 most awkward Easter photos of all time
March 26, 2016, Sacramento Bee
And a lot of creepy bunny shots …
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Just For Laughs2: Chicks in boxes—The best Peeps dioramas
March 26, 2016, Amy Graff, Sacramento Bee
Back in 2004, the St. Paul Pioneer Press needed to fill some empty space in the Easter Sunday paper and some staffer
came up with the zany idea to invite readers to create dioramas using Peeps.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Federal oil, gas leases stall over bird concerns in US West
March 26, 2016, Matthew Brown, API & Sacramento Bee
Concerns over a bird that ranges across the American West continue to delay federal oil and gas lease sales, five months after Interior Secretary Sally Jewell proclaimed the Obama administration had found a way to balance drilling and conservation.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Washington's Olympic Peninsula loses 2 dams and gains a wild river – plus a new beach
March 27, 2016, Willam Yardley, LA Times
The United States is expanding.
That was not among the goals when the Elwha River was set free. With the removal of two concrete dams that blocked the river for a century, the Elwha has released a wave of sand that has pushed the shoreline here north toward Canada.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

California's largest reservoir filling too fast thanks to El Niño, must release more water
March 27, 2016, Matt Stevens, LA Times
The El Nino-fueled storms that have swept through Northern California in recent weeks have swelled some of the state’s largest reservoirs to encouraging levels even as the state's drought persists.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

How 'March Miracle' replenished California's reservoirs, snowpack
March 21, 2016, Matt Stevens & Shelby Grad, LA Times
Dubbed by some as the "March Miracle," the storms have helped replenish reservoirs and created a winter wonderland
as April approaches. Snow levels in the northern Sierra are now above average. The snow is not enough by any measure
to end the drought, but it's making a dent.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Netflix has been secretly slowing down your videos for the past five years
March 25, 2016,David Pierson, LA Times
Netflix Inc. has long framed itself as the good guy in the fight against Internet service providers —
Chief Executive Reed Hastings has described his company as "big believers in the free and open Internet.
But the Los Gatos, Calif., company's stance on equal access apparently has its limits, namely among its own customers.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Soaring prescription prices cause a nasty divorce in the healthcare market
March 22, 2016, Michael Hiltzik, LA Times
Money always ranks high among the reasons for divorce. In the failing marriage between Anthem Blue Cross
and Express Scripts, it's reasons one through 15 billion. That's how many dollars the party of the first part thinks
its been cheated by the party of the second part.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

America's explosion of income inequality, in one amazing animated chart
March 20, 2016, Michael Hiltzik, LA Times
Defenders of the economic status quo in America continue to assert that economic inequality (1) doesn't exist,
(2) isn't as bad as you think, or (3) is actually good for everybody.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Recreational Ocean Salmon Season to Open South of Horse Mountain on April 2
March 21, 2016, CA DFW News
California’s recreational salmon season will open in ocean waters on Saturday, April 2, 2016,
from Horse Mountain (40° 05’ 00” N. latitude) south to the U.S./Mexico border.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

There’s a Place for Wildlife on Your Tax Return
March 22, 2016, CA DFW News
The deadline to file income tax returns is approaching. If you’re still working on yours, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) reminds you that you can help save endangered plants and animals on your state return. Near the end of form 540, look for the section called Voluntary Contributions. There, you can donate any dollar amount to the California Sea Otter Fund on line 410 or the Rare and Endangered Species Preservation Program on line 403.
CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE >

Sacramento River Closure to Go Into Effect April 1
March 22, 2016, CA DFW News
A temporary emergency regulation closing all fishing within 5.5 miles of spawning habitat on the Upper Sacramento River begins on April 1, 2016 and will remain in effect through July 31, 2016. Enhanced protective measures are also proposed in the ocean sport and commercial salmon fisheries regulations for the 2016 season.
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 & INFO FOR MARCH 16 >
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' MARCH 2016 NEWSLETTER >
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: MARCH 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: FEB 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: JAN 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MONTHLY BULLETIN: DEC 2015 >
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 25 BULLETIN >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE MARCH 18 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 25, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE BARBED WIRE NEWSLETTER MAR 18, 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 MAR 22, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS NOW FOR MAR 15, 2016 >
CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWS NOW FOR FEB 22, 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 >
SPRING 2016 MEETING INFO >
SAVE THE DATES >
WINTER NEWSLETTER >
FALL NEWSLETTER >
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 >

NATIONAL WOUNDED WARRIOR CENTER
CLICK TO VIEW THEIR EASTER SIERRA MUSIC FESTIVAL BENEFIT CONCERT WEBSITE >