Wild & Scenic Mokelumne Update

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Latest News Items
Fri, Aug 28, 2015: AB 142 passes key Senate committee, now heads to Senate floor
On Thursday, August 27, the Senate Appropriations Committee passed AB 142 (Bigelow, R-O'Neals) on a 5-0 vote. The bill will now proceed to the Senate floor for a vote.
Tue, Jun 02, 2015: AB 142 for Moke study passes the Assembly
AB 142 passed the Assembly yesterday on a 71-3 vote. Introduced by Assemblymember Frank Bigelow (O'Neals) the bill would require a study to determine the Mokelumne River's eligibility for California Wild and Scenic River designation.
Fri, Apr 03, 2015: AB 142 amendments provide interim protection for the Mokelumne
On Monday, March 23, Assemblyman Frank Bigelow (R-O'Neals) accepted Assembly Natural Resources Committee amendments to his Mokelumne Wild and Scenic study bill, AB 142. River advocates support the bill moving forward with the amendments.
Fri, Feb 20, 2015: Off the Deep End: Imagine a river that is more than water
Calaveras County's Buzz Eggleston calls for protection of the Mokelumne River with Wild and Scenic designation in this wonderful column in the Calaveras Enterprise.
Tue, Feb 17, 2015: Mokelumne art exhibition travels to Oakland to share river’s beauty and raise awareness on water conservation
River Reflections boasts diversity in artworks from performance, paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry and ceramics to literary art. This unique exhibit will travel to three locations between January and March. After its stay in Oakland, the exhibition flows upstream back to Mokelumne Hill in March before its final event at Pardee Reservoir in May.
Upcoming Events
Tue, Aug 11, 2015 - Fri, Sep 18, 2015: 2015 Mokelumne River Cleanup
Join us September 19 for the annual Mokelumne River Cleanup! Whether you have volunteered for the Mokelumne River cleanup before, or are coming for the first time, your efforts will help improve the water quality of our beloved Moke.
Wed, Aug 12, 2015 - Sat, Oct 10, 2015: 25th Anniversary Gala!
Come join us in celebrating our 25th Anniversary, Saturday, October 10th, 5:30-8:00 p.m. at Karmere Vineyard & Winery. Delectable appetizers by Lucy's Spice Box. Live Music. Fabulous raffle prizes. Tickets $50 per person.
Thu, Aug 20, 2015 - Fri, Sep 25, 2015: Call for Artists
Calaveras County Arts Council is seeking artists to become part of their upcoming “AnimalScapes of the Sierra Nevada Foothills” event. Deadline for applications is September 25, 2015.
Fri, Aug 28, 2015 - Sun, Sep 27, 2015: Calaveras Community Action Project Brunch
The Calaveras Community Action Project (CAP) is hosting a brunch to benefit the Calaveras Planning Coalition. The event will feature a delicious buffet with eggs, sourdough waffles and made-to-order crepes.
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