Jul 222014
Nature-curious? Free lectures on the wildlands, wildlife around us:

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 16, 2014 — by Mary K. Hanson Tuleyome Organization Tuleyome is launching a new “Nature and You” – Thursday Talks at the Library lecture series in partnership with the Yolo County Library starting in this month.  All of the lectures are FREE to the public and will be held once […]

May 162014
Whooo is that in the trees?

NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 7, 2014 — by Mary K. Hanson Tuleyome Association I was walking with my dog through a stretch of riparian (river side) habitat in the region, and was suddenly attracted to the sound of a group of Acorn Woodpeckers, high up in the trees, having a squawking fit over something, so I […]

Dec 192012
Go climb a nearby mountain

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 12, 2012 — Guest Commentary by Charlotte Orr Tuleyome Association December 11th was designated International Mountain Day. The day was created by the UN in 2003 to promote awareness about the importance of the world’s mountains and highlands. Mountains are crucial to life, provide most of the world’s fresh water, […]

Jan 022012
Students, volunteers plant trees in Yolo nature preserve

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 21, 2011 — From Beth Gabor Yolo County Information Officer On Dec. 13, the Cache Creek Conservancy, the Sacramento Tree Foundation and the Center for Land-Based Learning partnered to plant 200 native trees and shrubs on the grounds of Yolo County’s Cache Creek Nature Preserve in Western Yolo County.  Follow up instruction […]