Residents of Inyo County are being asked to get their comments in on a proposed critical habitat designation in the Sierra.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing to designate critical habitat for the yellow-legged frog, the Yosemite toad and the northern population segment of the mountain yellow-legged frog in California.
THURSDAY, JUNE 20, 2013 â€“ Two water-wise documentaries by two different filmmakers are in the works in the Owens Valley.
Jenna Cavelleâ€™s short documentary, â€śPaya â€“ The Untold Story of the L.A.-Owens Valley Water War,â€ť has met its Kickstarter funding goal and filming is under way with a projected August or early September completion date.
A new project headed up by the Owens Valley Committee and Bristlecone Media, with Cavelle serving as a coproducer, â€śSlake: Water and Power in the Eastern Sierra,â€ť is in the fundraising stage.