The Bear Yuba Land Trust is counting down the days to the Oak Tree Bash, a fun event where the community will come together to recognize two lifetime conservationists- Janet Cohen and David Lawler.
on the Yuba River, currently their largest holding.
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Cohen will be receiving the William Nickerel Award for Conservation Leadership.
David Lawler who is a popular Land Trust Treks Leader will be receiving
the John Skinner Sierra Outdoors Recreation Award. Vance says she studied under Skinner.
The Bear Yuba Land Trust annual membership meeting and Leadership Awards will be held from 5 to 7 pm on Tuesday March 1st at the Historic North House, 12075 Auburn Rd. in Grass Valley. Vance says the community is invited to attend as they honor these community leaders and to learn more about the Bear Yuba Land Trust.