Sustainability

Natural Beauty & Our Environment

In Truckee, the beauty of our landscape defines our culture – from our pioneering spirit to creativity, sports and family time. Find many organizations in Truckee –Tahoe that are committed to protecting our lakes, rivers, and forests. 

Environment, Sustainability

SWEP - Sierra Watershed Education Partners
SWEP promotes environmental stewardship by connecting students to their community and local environment through comprehensive watershed education and service-learning.
PO Box 1602
Tahoe City, CA 96145
Facilitates mandatory boat inspections to prevent invasive species in our lakes and streams.
870 Emerald Bay Road, Suite 108
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Slow Food Lake Tahoe connects our community with the enjoyment of clean and fair food with workshops, a demonstration garden, a newsletter, and events.
PO Box 1351
Truckee, CA 96160
Conscious Container
Conscious Container is a glass bottle reuse business. Simply save and drop-off your empty 12oz craft beer bottles to be cleaned and refilled by a craft brewer! We call this 'Purpose Driven Reuse!'
PO Box 399
Truckee, CA 96160
Truckee River Watershed Council
We bring the community Together for the Truckee, to enhance, protect, and restore the Truckee River watershed.
PO Box 8568
Truckee, CA 96162
PO Box 7124
Tahoe City, CA 96145
Truckee Trails Foundation
Forging the Path. We're a community-minded nonprofit dedicated to maintaining and expanding Truckee's trails, including paved paths and bike lanes connecting Truckee.
PO Box 1751
Truckee, CA 96160
Mountain Area Preservation (MAP)
MAP is a grassroots non-profit organization working to preserve the unique character and integrity of the Truckee/Tahoe region.
10116 Jibboom Street, Ste. 1
Truckee, CA 96161
Truckee Donner Land Trust
The Truckee Donner Land Trust has protected over 33,000 acres, ensuring continued recreational access for future generations. We are determined to protect another 24,500 acres in the coming years.
10069 W. River St., Ste. C1
Truckee, CA 96161
League to Save Lake Tahoe
The League to Save Lake Tahoe is dedicated to protecting and restoring the environmental health, sustainability, and scenic beauty of the Lake Tahoe Basin. We focus on water quality and its clarity fo
2608 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-7709
Citizens Climate Lobby/Citizens Climate Education, North Tahoe Chapter
Citizens' Climate Lobby is committed to a nonpartisan and respectful approach as we work toward inclusive and sustainable climate policies. CCL creates political will for a livable world.
We meet at the Truckee Airport Building, Community Room B.
10356 Airport Road
Truckee, CA 96161
Tahoe Food Hub
The mission of the Tahoe Food Hub is to galvanize our community to build a regional, sustainable and equitable food system.
PO Box 1176
Truckee, CA 96160
Truckee, CA 96161
Sierra Watch
150 Alpine Meadows Road
Tahoe Mill Collective
Alpine Meadows, CA 96145
Headwaters Science Institute
Soda Springs, CA 95728
Tahoe Care Tahoe
PO Box 7124
Tahoe City, CA 96145
Litchfield Design + Consulting
12020 Donner Pass Rd., Ste. B1
Truckee, California 96161