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Fri, Jul 05, 2019: 19th Annual Dinner a great successOn Saturday, June 29, nearly 150 guests gathered on the beautiful courtyard of Karmère Vineyards & Winery outside Plymouth for the Foothill Conservancy’s 19th annual dinner ...
Mon, Mar 18, 2019: Will salmon and steehead once again spawn in the Mokelumne above Pardee?Record numbers of salmon and steelhead have returned to the Mokelumne River Fish Hatchery in recent years, but the outlook is even brighter with the release of a study that shows the possibility of the reintroduction of the iconic salmonid species in a 13.7 mile stretch of the Mokelumne above Lake Pardee ...
Wed, Jun 27, 2018: Mokelumne becomes California's 15th state Wild and Scenic RiverThirty-seven miles of the North Fork and main stem of the Mokelumne River running through Amador and Calaveras counties became California’s 15th California Wild and Scenic River on June 27, 2018, when Governor Edmund G. Brown signed SB 854. The legislation was passed by the State Assembly and Senate on Thursday, June 14. The designation bars new dams on the five designated reaches.
Fri, Mar 30, 2018: Amador General Plan AgreementFoothill Conservancy and Amador County reach agreement in general plan dispute
The County of Amador and the Foothill Conservancy took a significant step to advance protection of the scenic beauty, community character, agricultural lands and wildlife local residents cherish. The parties have approved a settlement agreement to resolve the Conservancy’s November 2016 lawsuit challenging the County's approval of its new general plan.
Sat, Sep 21, 2019: 2019 Mokelumne River Cleanup - Sign up soon!Join us September 21 for the annual Mokelumne River Cleanup! Whether you have volunteered for the Mokelumne River cleanup before, or are coming for the first time, your efforts will help improve the water quality of our beloved Wild and Scenic Mokelumne River. Stick around when you're done and we'll cook you a hot dog (or veggie dog).
Sat, Oct 19, 2019: Annual CAP/CPC Fundraiser Dinner in October!It’s that time of year again. Time to come together in community and share in CAP/CPC's annual Fundraiser Dinner. You're invite to join them for dinner, music, and celebration on October 19, 2019, 5:00-8:30 p.m. CAP/CPC are excited to again be offering two vacation homes in the silent auction, as well as a wonderful selection of raffle prizes.
Tue, Oct 29, 2019: CEQA Workshop - Save the dateClarify and deepen your understanding of CEQA and the implications it has for your organization, plan, or project. Discuss the latest changes to the state CEQA guidelines, new case law and legislation.