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Thursday February 26, Yolano Group Committee Meeting

The Management Committee of the local Yolano Group will meet Thursday, February 26 at 7:00 PM in the home of Alan Pryor, 2736 Brentwood Pl., Davis.

The agenda will include:Yolo Natural Heritage Program – Presentation by Executive Director Petrea Marchand on the Habitat Conservation Plan/Natural Community Conservation Plan (HCP/NCCP); Davis Solid Waste Management - Update on Green Waste Containerization, Compostable and/or Recyclable Food Service Containers, DWR Contract; Paso Fino Development in Davis; Yolo County Ag mitigation plan update; Yolo Burrowing owls census; Berryessa - Snow Mountain National Monument.

Please join us, the meeting is open to all. For more info contact Alan Pryor, 530-758-5173 or

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Protecting Wild Places…

Permanently Protecting the Berryessa Snow Mountain Region:  The Berryessa Snow Mountain region of northern California is one of the most biologically diverse, yet least known, regions of the state. Located less than one hundred miles from the Sacramento and Bay Area metropolitan regions, the area is a dazzling outdoor wonderland rich in unique natural features and loaded with recreational opportunities. Visitors can find California’s second-largest population of wintering bald eagles, float the thrilling rapids of wild and scenic Cache Creek, witness herds of wild Tule elk, and catch a glimpse of black bears. Opportunities for hiking, camping, botany, birding, hunting, and horseback riding abound. The area stretches over 100 miles from blue oak woodlands near Putah Creek in the south to the sub-alpine habitat of Snow Mountain Wilderness to the north.  For more information visit:

From the chair

The Yolano Group

Welcome! This is the local group for Sierra Club members living in Yolo county (Davis, Winters, Woodland), part of Solano county (Dixon, Rio Vista) and a small part of Colusa county. Are you concerned about environmental issues in our area? You may want to join us.

The Yolano Group management committee meets on the fourth Thursday of each month. We welcome your attendance and ideas. There are volunteer positions to be filled. Care to get involved? Call the Group's chair, Alan Pryor, at (530) 758-5173.

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Last updated on Tuesday February 17, 2015