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The Sierra Club is an organization of volunteers dedicated to celebrating and preserving the natural environment. The Sacramento Group is part of the Mother Lode Chapter.

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Sacramento Receives Funding for American River Parkway Improvements

Sacramento recently received $12 million in state funds for the American River Parkway. Improvements will include a new building for concessions and kayak and paddle board rentals at Sutter’s Landing; a boat launch and restrooms at Woodlake Gateway; an observation deck and outdoor classroom at Camp Pollock; and planning for the Two Rivers Trail.

(Oct. 26, 2021) → Read the full The Sacramento Bee report
Preserve to Open November 6

The Preserve, a new wildlife habitat, park and playground in Elk Grove, is expected to open on Nov. 6. The 28-acre site is adjacent to the aquatic center.

(Oct. 22, 2021) → Read the full Elk Grove Citizen report

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Image caption: The ski resort once called 'Squaw Valley' has changed its name, which resort owners acknowledged was racist and sexist.
Ski Resort Changes ‘Derogatory, Offensive’ Name

The name change of one of California’s most historic ski resorts is part of a statewide and national trend to reexamine offensive place names.

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