Centennial Dam Puts Too Much at Risk — Seek Alternatives

FWN submits public comment letter which directs the Army Corps of Engineers to study alternatives to Centennial Dam. More…

Share

Dam Watchdogs Fill NID Board Meeting

Dam Watchdogs and allies filled NID’s board meeting, April 12, to advocate for transparency. More…

Share

Reclaiming The Sierra: SYRCL to Present at The Sierra Fund Conference

This year the conference is focused on headwater resiliency, a topic that is near and dear to SYRCL’s heart. More…

Share

Most Endangered Rivers — The Bear River

The Bear River is named one of America’s Most Endangered Rivers®, shining a national spotlight on a proposed dam that would harm fish and wildlife, recreation and Native American heritage. More…

Share

Celebrate the River at the State of the Yuba

Get inspired, activated and involved with the South Yuba River Citizens League (SYRCL) this Earth Day season at the State of the Yuba, Wednesday, April 19. SYRCL invites you to celebrate the river and join in honoring three distinguished guests for their service in protecting and restoring the Yuba watershed. More…

Share

TAKE ACTION NOW: Challenge Centennial Dam

Write to the Army Corps of Engineers, the Nevada Irrigation District and Congressman Doug LaMalfa, respectively, to: 1. Speak up for water, 2. Demand transparency, AND 3. Protect public lands. TAKE ACTION

Share

Let’s Fill the Room Today at 4:30!

Join SYRCL’s Dam Watchdog team today in Grass Valley at the Army Corps of Engineers’s (USACE) public scoping meeting for the Centennial Dam project. This is your chance to show the USACE and Nevada Irrigation District (NID) that concerned citizens are indeed watchdogging the environmental review process of this controversial project. Read more >>

Share

Centennial Dam Activist Summit Nevada Theatre March 13

Get educated, involved, and take action locally. Let your voice be heard! Join SYRCL the evening of Monday, March 13, from 6:00pm-8:00pm at Nevada Theatre for the Centennial Dam Watchdog Activist Summit. Learn more about Nevada Irrigation District’s (NID) controversial proposal to build a new dam on the Bear River and have your questions answered. This event read more >>

Share

Hundreds Rally at LaMalfa & McClintock Event in Auburn

Five hundred people Friday morning rallied outside Auburn’s The Ridge Golf Course, demanding that U.S. Representatives Doug LaMalfa (Dist. 1) and Tom McClintock (Dist. 4) address concerns on climate change, health care and the environment in a public forum. The peaceful demonstrators, organized by Indivisible Women of Nevada County and other groups, congregated along the public road into the golf course, where the Mountain Counties Water Resources Association (MCWRA) held an all-day symposium, Read more >>

Share

SYRCL, Tribal Leaders Denied Entry to Upcoming Regional Water Symposium

Local conservation, community and tribal organizations are calling on U.S. Representatives Doug LaMalfa and Tom McClintock to hold a public town hall meeting on water issues after being prevented from attending an upcoming meeting about regional water issues with federal and state representatives. Read more >>

Share