Board Tour and Reception

December 8, 2022 | 1:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Best Western Plus Yosemite Station Motel
4999 CA-140
Mariposa, CA 95338

Please join the Sierra Nevada Conservancy’s (SNC) Boardmembers and Staff on a field trip reviewing SNC funded projects and discussing current issues and initiatives in the South Central Subregion.

Board Tour

Tour parking: Boardmembers and tour presenters please park at the Best Western Motel. All participating members of the public should plan on parking at the public parking lot on 5th Street or along Stroming Road and walking to the tour starting location.

Members of the public are invited to participate in the field tour but are responsible for their own transportation and lunch.

1:00 Welcome and Opening Remarks


  • Angela Avery, Sierra Nevada Conservancy Executive Officer
  • Brian Oneto, South Central Subregion Boardmember and Amador County Supervisor
  • Rosemarie Smallcombe, SNC County Liaison and Mariposa County Supervisor

1:20 Travel

Walk to Mariposa Creek Parkway (0.4-mile walk)

1:30 Mariposa Creek Parkway

Speakers—Stop One:

  • Ben Goger, Mariposa County
  • Cara Goger, Mariposa County Arts Council

Speakers—Stop Two:

  • Tara Fouch-Moore, Southern Sierra Miwuk Nation

2:45 Travel

Board the vans and travel to Stockton Creek Preserve.

3:00 Stockton Creek Preserve


  • Bridget Fithian, Sierra Foothill Conservancy
  • Lauren Miller, Sierra Foothill Conservancy
  • Susan Wages, Mariposa Public Utilities District

4:15 Travel

Board the vans and travel to Best Western Plus Yosemite Station Motel.

4:30 Adjourn

Adjourn at Best Western Plus Yosemite Station Motel.


Following the Board tour, Boardmembers and staff will attend a reception open to the public:

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
The Local Grape
5021 CA-140
Mariposa, CA 95338

Media & Social Media Notice

We may use imagery from the day’s events to promote our activities on our website and social media (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube). If you have questions or concerns, please notify SNC staff.