Sierra Pacific Industries - Yellow Gates, Yellow Frogs and More

In this week’s episode we speak with Kristy Lanham - Community Manager and Steve Roberts - Sterling District Manager for Sierra Pacific Industries (SPI). We learn a bit about SPI’s history, what sustainable business practices they currently are using, how the Sierra Nevada Yellow Legged Frog is being managed, SPI’s private road system and why the yellow gates are everywhere, as well as some listener questions.



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