May 18, 2017
The City of Sacramento has appointed two new members to the Conservancy’s Board of Directors. It also re-appointed a third member to a renewed term. Former City Council member Steve Cohn and former City of Sacramento City Manager John Shirey were appoi… Continue Reading New appointments to the Conservancy’s Board of Directors
August 26, 2016
The Conservancy is obligated to document activity on the preserves. It is assisted with its photo documentation responsibilites by some very good photographers, skilled in landscape and wildlife photography. We introduce them here…
March 14, 2016
Davin Norene was elected Board Chair of the Board of Directors of the Conservancy at its recent Annual Meeting of the Corporation.
November 20, 2015
Sacramento attorney Nick Avdis was awarded the Conservancy’s “Big Hat” Award.
August 7, 2015
In continuing efforts to expand public knowledge about the Conservancy and its work, Conservancy staff makes contact with various organizations on a regular basis. Conservancy Executive Director, John Roberts recently appeared before the Board of Direc… Continue Reading Conservancy Outreach
July 1, 2015
Sacramento Mayor Pro Tem Angelique Ashby, who represents the North Natomas area, was recently interviewed by the press and media while on the scene of a large grass fire in North Natomas. She drew attention to a nearby Natomas Basin Conservancy preserv… Continue Reading Conservancy preserves recognized as potential fire break
June 29, 2015
A recent publication titled, “Defining population structure and genetic signatures of decline in the giant garter snake (Thamnophis gigas): implications for conserving threatened species within highly altered landscapes,” breaks some new ground… Continue Reading Important new research on Giant garter snakes
June 19, 2015
Each year, the Conservancy must file an Implementation Annual Report with the state and federal Wildlife Agencies as well as to all “parties” to the Natomas Basin Habitat Conservation Plan (NBHCP). The Metro Air Park Habitat Conservation Plan is… Continue Reading 2014 Implementation Annual Report