Leslie Warren

Our View: Canyon visitor center a great idea that shouldn’t die

Like a pine cone finding a fertile patch of wildfire-scorched hillside, the seed of an American River Canyon visitor’s center has been planted in the psyche of conservationists, ...

Fundraiser brings fresh water to African village

An Auburn resident was called to action after watching a Zambian woman suffer from injuries she received while trying to get water. Now she is asking other foothill residents to h ...

Nature Center proves its worth

Twenty years ago community members made a wish for Placer Nature Center and it came true! Wishes come true because and when community members truly believe in the certainty of ou ...

Peter Brink remembered for Nature Center work

Placer Nature Center lost a wonderful friend last week when Peter K. Brink passed away. We would like to share a few details of his work for the center with the public, as he was a ...