California Wildlife Day Celebrated at Lindsay Wildlife Experience
The Lindsay Wildlife Experience center in Walnut Creek CA celebrated the recently-legislated California Wildlife Day with a series of exhibits and demonstrations. Picture here is the Center’s Executive Director Cheryl McCormick with CRWC’s Executive Director Lorin Letendre and an owl handler with a rare owl.
California Wildlife Day Announced in Senate Resolution 23!
Carmel River Watershed Advisory Council Meeting February 2017
On February 16, the Carmel River Watershed Council convened the Carmel River Watershed Advisory Council Meeting at Carmel Valley Ranch. Opening remarks from President, Michael Waxer, and Executive Director, Lorin Letendre, updated attendees on CRWC priorities for the year ahead.
Joe Rawtzer provided an overview of the Fire/Fuel Break Maintenance Initiative. Discussion of the Soberanes Fire response and future hazards were enlightening and informative. The US Forest Service proposal for the Proposed Strategic Community Fuelbreak Project on the Monterey Ranger District was discussed. The comment period for this EIA is open until February 27. Access the proposal and make a comment here.
A special thanks to Carmel Valley Ranch for hosting the meeting.