Sierra Foothill Conservancy marks 25 years of stewardship

Major celebration set to take place this month

Bridget Fithian points out some of the conserved land on the Ben Hur Ranch project. Fithian is the executive director of the Sierra Foothill Conservancy. Photos by Greg Little

Editor’s note: This is the first in an eight-part series about the Sierra Foothill Conservancy. The stories will run each month through the end of the year.


Bridget Fithian thought getting 9,000 acres of land in this region preserved was an uphill battle .

But that was back when she was a greenhorn, at least ...

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