Workshop Series Program

Monday, May 3rd, 2021, 11 am -1 pm
Actions to Increase the Pace & Scale of Mine Remediation

TimeAgenda Item
11:00-11:05 amWelcome and Overview
Izzy Martin, CEO, The Sierra Fund
11:05-11:15 amBreakout Groups Meet and Greet
11:15-11:35 amDepartment of Conservation’s Abandoned Mine Lands Unit
15 minute presentation with 5 minutes of questions
David Shabazian, Director, Department of Conservation *(Invited)
11:35 -11:55 amActions to Increase the Pace and Scale of Mine Remediation
15 minute presentation with 5 minutes of questions
Izzy Martin, CEO, The Sierra Fund
11:55-12:15 pmCultural Resource and Sensitivity Primer
15 minute presentation with 5 minutes of questions
Shelly Covert, Executive Director, California Heritage: Indigenous Research Project
12:15-12:25 pmRecommendations for Action
Izzy Martin, CEO, The Sierra Fund
12:25-12:40 pmBreakout Group Discussion
12:40-12:55 pmGroup Discussion
12:55-1:00 pmClosing Thoughts

Monday, May 10th, 2021, 11 am -1 pm
TSF’s Model: Informed Assessment Methods

TimeAgenda Item
11:00-11:05 amWelcome and Overview
Izzy Martin, CEO, The Sierra Fund
11:05-11:15 amBreakout Groups Meet and Greet
11:15-11:35 amChampion Mine Case Study
15 minute presentation with 5 minutes of questions
Alan Driscoll, Director, Forsgren and Associates *(invited)
11:35 -11:55 amInformed Assessment Methods
15 minute presentation with 5 minutes of questions
Carrie Monohan, Ph.D. Program Director, The Sierra Fund
11:55-12:15 pmRecommendations for Action
15 minute presentation with 5 minutes of questions
Izzy Martin, CEO, The Sierra Fund
12:15-12:30 pmBreakout Group Discussion
12: 30-12:55 pmGroup Discussion
12:55-1:00 pmClosing Thoughts

Monday May 17th, 2021, 11 am -1 pm
How Informed Assessment Impacts Appraisal & Liability

TimeAgenda Item
11:00-11:05 amWelcome and Overview
Izzy Martin, CEO, The Sierra Fund
11:05-11:15 amBreakout Groups Meet and Greet
11:15-11:35 amBanner Lava Cap Mine Case Study
15 minute presentation with 5 minutes of questions
Alex Keeble-Toll, Administrative Director, The Sierra Fund
11:35 -11:55 amHow Informed Assessment Impacts Appraisal & Liability
15 minute presentation with 5 minutes of questions
Daniel Ketchum, Licensed Real Estate Appraiser, Daniel R. Ketchum and Associates *(Invited)
11:55-12:15 pmHow Do You Clarify Liability?
15 minute presentation with 5 minutes of questions
Izzy Martin, CEO, The Sierra Fund
12:15-12:25 pmRecommendations for Action
Alex Keeble-Toll, Administrative Director, The Sierra Fund
12:25-12:40 pmBreakout Group Discussion
12:40-12:55 pmGroup Discussion
12:55-1:00 pmClosing Thoughts

Monday May 24rd, 2021, 11 am -1 pm
How Informed Assessment Impacts Project Design & Permitting

TimeAgenda Item
11:00-11:05 amWelcome and Overview
Izzy Martin, CEO, The Sierra Fund
11:05-11:15 amBreakout Groups Meet and Greet
11:15-11:35Forest Health and Abandoned Mines
15 minute presentation with 5 minutes of questions
Willie Whittlesey, General Manager, Yuba Water Agency *(Invited)
11:35-11:55 amHow Informed Assessment Impacts Project Design and Permitting
15 minute presentation with 5 minutes of questions
Carrie Monohan, Ph.D. Program Director, The Sierra Fund
11:55-12:15 pmRecommendations for Action
15 minute presentation with 5 minutes of questions
Izzy Martin, CEO, The Sierra Fund
12:15-12:30 pmBreakout Group Discussion
12: 30-12:55 pmGroup Discussion
12:55-1:00 pmClosing Thoughts