Mission History

 

2017
Wildlife Awareness Collaboration (http://sustaintahoe.org/index.php/wildlife-awareness/
Facilitate the emergence of a Washo Showcase (Galis Dungals) on North Shore: http://sustaintahoe.org/index.php/washoe-showcase/
Update website with new logo and url
Work with resorts to continue building a geotourism menu for Incline and North Shore

 

2016
Geotourism Certification Course and 3-Day Workshop outlined: https://www.slideshare.net/secret/ynOhRt5SQJcM3p
Keynote Speaker at Nevada Master Naturalist Conference
Incline Village Geotourism (self-guided) Menu available: https://www.slideshare.net/jacquiechandler/geotourism-menu-incline

 

2015
Draft Geotourism Guide Book and App proposal
Geotourism presentation at NV Naturalist Program in Vegas
Create 3-Day Geotourism workshop
Create Geotourism Course to build skills and fluency for tourism and hospitality industry.

Geotourism Course
Geotourism Expo
Sustainable Tahoe FaceBook page

 

2014
Expo Sponsorship package launches 2014 Expo
Washoe Tribal Council to co-sponsor Lakalelup
Tahoe Expo # 4. Lakalelup provides heritage of stewardship.Mary Youngblood highlights stage
Jack Durst 2014 Tahoe Expo Reporting https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wiUCjPcDCtk
2014 Expo featuring a Washoe Lukalelup https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k6p0DCdl9yA
2014 Tahoe Tonight interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bKy822J5avc

 

2013
Geotourism curriculum designed for Sierra Nevada College: https://www.slideshare.net/jacquiechandler/geotourism-cirriculum
El Dorado County and City South Lake partner to support 2013 Tahoe Geotourism Expo
Business Donors: Vapur and WaiSup http://www.sierrasun.com/news/waisup-supports-a-sustainable-tahoe-2/
Guzzled  designs ST & Expo logos and marketing materials
Sheri Woodsgreen leads Board Retreat
2013 Tahoe Expo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jBpy8W18858
2013 Tahoe Expo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jBpy8W18858
Jack Durst 2013 Tahoe Expo reporting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fGxklZ_Z9vU
2013 Tahoe TV Interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PR0GqEMWdDc
2013 Nevada Trails TV interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ss5tF69zudY&t=8s

 

2012
ST contributes to Sustainability Collaborative
Tahoe Expo expands showcase from South Lake to Pyramid Lake (12 .gov, 15 .orgs, 35 .com)
Collaboration w/ SJSU Recreation Class inspires 50 freshmen to build 25 Tahoe Geotracks!
ST recieves 3 Awards: Spirit of Lake, Blue Ribbon HM & SBC geotourism contribution
ORMAT supports our sustainable showcase
2012 Tahoe Expo promo interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0V2K8E7bT8E
2012 Tahoe TV interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gNoKYGAkCwo
2012 SJSU Students build Geotracks: https://www.slideshare.net/jacquiechandler/geotrack-wild-mustangs-native-culture
2012 SNC students work w/Embassy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rl_J9YOFKag

 

2011
Ric Licatta (Sustainability Advisor to Harry Reid) and his students, design a Gateway to Nature Geo Center concept for re-imagining the
Kings Beach Conference Center: https://www.slideshare.net/jacquiechandler/tahoes-8-world-gateway-proposal
Placer County honors ST with a County Resolution for our ‘8 Worlds of Tahoe’ interlinked tourism concept
Tahoe Expo demonstrates the first basin-wide Exposition of Stewardship: https://www.slideshare.net/jacquiechandler/tahoe-expo-2011-report
2011 Tahoe Expo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W2fSBshMOvw
2011 Tahoe Expo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NB-VZG1zoRk

 

2010
Jan: Plans for Tahoe’s first ever lake wide Green Water Transit Expo move forward, as a the group expands to 50 people in Incline
Sustainable Tahoe NGO, initial goal is shifted to host Tahoe’s first ever Stewardship Congress (collaboration to design this EXPO)
Stewardship Congress: 82 (sustainability-minded) representatives collaborate to design the first Geotourism Expo of Stewardship
(once Geo-tracks were set, the interactive green boat show would follow. problem was not realizing how long step one would take)
Green Networking event to bring Tahoe businesses together to expose and expand working lead-by-example sustainable models.
ST participates and is recognized as a significant contributing partner in Tahoe Prosperity Plan (pages 56-59)
https://www.slideshare.net/jacquiechandler/lake-tahoe-prosperity-plan
2010 Stewardship Congress Promo  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qRkbmwdfySM
2010 Washoe Opening Prayer Stewardship Congress https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nCrzrlZfoiY
2010 Dr Goldman Dream of Tahoe S Congress  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=–jp0-KGgKU
2010 Stewardship Congress  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1JZXpDcLGX4

 

2009 
Tahoe Chamber Geotourism Steering Committee invite Jacquie to join at the same time she meets Penelope Curtis. The two of them (plus Peter Brumis) form GeoSierra LLC to compete for an El Dorado RFP Grant (made possible by Norma Santiago) to ‘map geotourism assets’ in in County. GeoSierra wins the grant and spends a summer leading geotourism workshops to identify assets in the region.
2009 Tahoe Today TV GeoSierra interview   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IkzCdh4U8Zo
2009 Tahoe Today TV GeoSierra  interview   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jKHf7jsYuOM
2009 Tahoe Today TV GeoSierra  interview  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0B-iQDZXOoI
2009 Tahoe Today TV GeoSierra  interview   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XYtWOOyOB9s

Nov.09, Chandler, Oliver, Dayberry, Wendell, Hansen meet to discuss a ‘Native to Novice’ Green Water Transit Expo.

2007-8
Jonathan Tourtellot of National Geographic Center Sustainable Destinations (NGCSD) appoints Jacquie Chandler as Tahoe’s Geotourism Liaison. Jacquie forms up ‘Geo-Tahoe’ to socialize geotourism throughout region. First presentation at Tahoe Sierra Club, challenging the group to score Tahoe based on the 12 Geotourism principles. https://www.slideshare.net/jacquiechandler/geotourism-scores-115-top-world-destinations

The adventure begins…