Join us for the cleanup at the Kennedy Mine Dam

The Foothill Conservancy has been working with the community and our unhoused neighbors in an effort to clean up local homeless encampments along waterways. Some of these sites are occupied and some have been vacated by the time we arrive. The Foothill Conservancy has a long history of local stream preservation and our encampment cleanups […]

Perseid Meteor Shower viewing at local farm

Abbodonza Farm 13392 Shenandoah Road, Plymouth, California

The Perseid meteor shower is considered the best meteor shower of the year with 50 - 100 meteors visible hourly throughout the sky during the warm summertime peak. A truly unforgettable experience for those fortunate enough to be part of this amazing viewing opportunity hosted by Daniel D'Agostini at his farm. Additional parking is available […]

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Perseid Meteor Shower viewing at local farm

Abbodonza Farm 13392 Shenandoah Road, Plymouth, California

"Through the generosity of our host farmer, Daniel D'Agostini of Abbondonza Farm, we are able to add a second night of star gazing during the Perseid meteor shower. While this event is free please consider a donation to one of our sponsoring organizations. The Perseid meteor shower is considered the best meteor shower of the […]

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Annual Mokelumne River Cleanup

Electra Rd., Jackson, CA main beach parking lot 16807 Electra Rd, Jackson, United States

Attention river lovers! We need your help with the 2021 Mokelumne River Cleanup Saturday, September 18, 2021 9:00 a.m. until Noon Vaught's Beach on Electra Rd., south of Jackson Foothill Conservancy invites everyone to join in the 2021 Mokelumne River Cleanup on Saturday, September 18, from 9:00 am until noon. The event will focus on […]

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‘Bats at the Barn’ with Bronwyn

Learn all about bats on Sept. 25 from our local bat expert Bronwyn Hogan. This event will be from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the C&C Ranch,1334 Jackson Gate Road.  Dress for the weather. Hogan works for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service as a wildlife biologist. In addition to bats, she is also interested […]

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Foothill Conservancy Annual Dinner

Terre Rouge and Easton Wines 10801 Dickson Rd., Plymouth, CA

Join Foothill Conservancy for our Annual Dinner honoring Foothill Conservancy Founding Members Dr. Bob Hartmann and Mel Welsh for their many contributions to our community.  Saturday, October 9, 2021 4:00-7:00 p.m. Hosted by Terre Rouge & Easton Wines, 10801 Dickson Rd. in the Shenandoah Valley, Plymouth. Delectable local farm to table food catered by Outer […]

October 16th Watershed Protection Alliance Cleanup – 88 & Mission

Creek area behind Sutter Amador Hospital in Jackson 200 Mission Blvd., Jackson, CA, United States

Join the Watershed Protection Alliance on October 16th at the bridge where Mission Boulevard meets Highway 88 in Jackson. We need your help cleaning up this site and removing waste from Jackson Creek - RSVP below!   The cleanup begins at 10 AM and will be over by noon at the latest. We will provide […]

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Spring Online Auction happening from March 21 – April 14

Online CA

Support Foothill Conservancy by participating in our Spring Online Auction! Twenty-seven plus offerings so far include and are not limited to superb wines from Terre Rouge and Easton Wines and other wines from the Shenandoah Valley and Mokelumne Hill, craft beers from Break Even Brewing in Amador City, a private concert by The Darcel Trio, […]

GreenGen Virtual Open House

Online CA

From the GreenGen website: March 31, 2022 Please join us for an upcoming Virtual Open House on the Mokelumne Water Battery Project. The project team will be providing an overview of the Project, an update on recent efforts, an update on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) permitting process, and information on tribal and stakeholder […]

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Leslie Smith, Sutter Creek, CA: Raised in Washington State, Leslie is a happy California transplant having moved to Sunny Sutter Creek full time in 2020. As a nascent fly fisher and lifelong skier, she is committed to the natural environment and brings extensive organizational and finance experience to the board from a nearly 40 year career in banking.