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Proposed Anaho Island wilderness area, draft environmental statement

Identifier: NC1012

Review of impacts from a proposal to designate Anaho Island in Pyramid Lake, Nevada, as a wilderness area in 1972. Included is a description of the island, geological history, legal ownership, climate, wildlife present, economic activities, and potential impacts of proposed action.

Dates: 1972

Public Resource Associates Records

Identifier: 2006-05
Abstract Records cover the various initiatives, activities, and efforts of both the Public Resource Foundation (1982) and later Public Resource Associates (1988) to affect environmental change on the national and local levels through grassroots planning and lobbying. Materials date from 1919-2012 with the bulk of the material covering the mid- 1980s-2012. The major areas of emphasis in this collection are the work to reform the 1872 Mining Law, public lands management, and conservation and...
Dates: 1919-2013; Majority of material found within 1985-2012

The Pyramid Lake controversy

Identifier: NC1132

Student paper submitted to Oberlin College on water rights and use of Pyramid Lake and Truckee River water by farmers in the Newlands Project area near Fallon, Nevada, and the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe.

Dates: 1970

Drawings of Pyramid Lake

Identifier: NC533

Watercolor drawings of Pyramid Lake, Nevada, in winter and spring. The collection contains material from 1914 created by Gilbert Natches.

Dates: 1914

Pyramid Lake Water Papers

Identifier: NC1202

Includes legal briefs in the case of the U.S. and Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe vs Truckee-Carson Irrigation District; correspondence, reports and notes on the California-Nevada Interstate Compact for Lake Tahoe, much of which was authored by Robert Leland; material on the Newlands Project; legal briefs in the case of the U.S. vs the Alpine Land and Reservoir Company; minutes of the Pyramid Lake Task Force; and materials related to deeding water rights to the tribe, from 1969-1979.

Dates: 1969-1979

David K. Rice Papers

Identifier: NC1323

David K. Rice worked for the Nevada Department of Wildlife for 30 years primarily as Chief Conservation Educator. He is also the author of a former weekly column for the Reno Gazette Journal on hunting and fishing. Collection contains material from the Nevada Department of Wildlife (and formerly the Nevada Fish and Game Commission) about the department's conservation work, particularly at Pyramid Lake. Also includes columns written by Rice for the RGJ.

Dates: 1887 - 2014

Sierra Club, Toiyabe Chapter Records

Identifier: 87-04
Abstract The Toiyabe Chapter is a regional chapter of the Sierra Club, a California-based national organization devoted to preserving nature for future generations. The Toiyabe Chapter was organized in 1957 and originally included Nevada, California east of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and north of San Bernardino and Kern Counties, and parts of the state of Utah. The collection contains records created or collected by the Toiyabe Chapter of the Sierra Club, related to the environment, its use, and its...
Dates: 1924-2018

Tom Trelease Papers

Identifier: 2015-32
Scope and Contents

Professional papers for Tom Trelease relating to his work in the Fish and Wildlife Division of Nevada, 1940s-1990s.

Dates: circa 1940-2008

The Truckee Basin Fishery, 1844-1944

Identifier: NC1246/3

A history of fish and fishing in the Truckee River from Verdi to Pyramid Lake. Included are a summary of fisheries before 1900, the causes and effects of pollution in the river, and the final destruction of native fish species.

Dates: 1978

Twenty miles from a match

Identifier: NC1113

Manuscript of Olds' reminiscences of young woman-hood in Tuolumne County, California in the 1890s and homesteading and school teaching at Pyramid Lake, ca. 1908-1931.

Dates: 1977

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Ely, Joe 1
Federal Water Master Nevada 1
Figeroa, Leslie Kitselman, -1962 1
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Hornbeck, David 1
Indian Territory, Inc. (Firm : Reno, Nev.) 1
Jenkins, A. Dobie 1
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Lahontan Wetlands Coalition 1
Leland, Joy 1
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Liebling, Joe L. 1
Livermore, John Sealy 1
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Lynn, Susan 1
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Meaker, Reginald, 1877-1982 1
Natches, Gilbert 1
Nevada State Multiple Use Advisory Committee 1
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United States. Bureau of Land Management 1
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United States. Court of Appeals (9th Circuit) (Title of a work--United States of America, petitioner, vs Truckee-Carson Irrigation District, et al, respondents) 1
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Updyke, Rachel 1
Urza, Monique, 1953- 1
Van Horne, Bea 1
Vanderbilt, Cornelius, Jr., 1898-1974 1
Washoe Project, Nevada-California 1
Water in the Balance Forum (Reno, Nev. : 1987) 1
Wheeler, Sessions S. 1
Woon, Basil, 1893-1974 1
Wright, Fred 1
Yardas, David 1
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