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Redwoods Matters
September 15, 2020
Reckoning with League founders’ eugenics past
History
Reckoning with League founders’ eugenics past
Over the years we have quietly disavowed the connection between the League and our founders’ involvement in eugenics. As we elevate the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion in our organizational culture and conservation programs, we need to publicly acknowledge our full history.
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SQF Complex Fire moves through League's Alder Creek property
Fire
SQF Complex Fire moves through League's Alder Creek property
Over the weekend, high winds and low humidity fueled a rapid growth of fire to the west, pushing flames through the giant sequoia forest of Alder Creek and the adjacent community of Sequoia Crest. We're still awaiting details about impacts on the ground.
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Virtual walk through the giant sequoia with Latino Outdoors
Video
Virtual walk through the giant sequoia with Latino Outdoors
Enjoy a walk through Nelder Grove in Sierra National Forest with André Sanchez, an outings leader with Latino Outdoors’ Fresno Region. This Explore the Redwoods series is produced in partnership between the League and Latino Outdoors.
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Donors rally to jumpstart recovery of beloved Big Basin Redwoods State Park
Comeback
Donors rally to jumpstart recovery of beloved Big Basin Redwoods State Park
News that wildfire had destroyed most of the buildings and facilities at Big Basin Redwoods State Park created an outpouring of generosity over the past two weeks from donors looking to speed up the iconic park’s comeback.
Update
League welcomes new director of California State Parks
Leadership
League welcomes new director of California State Parks
We welcome new California State Parks Director Armando Quintero. The League looks forward to working with him and continuing our 93 years of collaboration and partnership with California State Parks. We thank outgoing Director Lisa Mangat for her leadership and collaboration.
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THE LEAGUE IN THE NEWS
Wildfires hit California's redwoods and condors, but there's still hope
NPR News
 
‘It's hard to see your memories burn': Loss from wildfires grows in California
New York Times
 
As fires race out of control, Big Basin redwoods burn, giant trees at Armstrong under threat
San Francisco Chronicle
 
Wildfire destroys historic buildings at Big Basin State Park, some redwoods have fallen
The Mercury News
 
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