Exciting Upcoming Volunteer & Employment Opportunities

Are you interested in joining the SYRCL team? Don’t miss upcoming volunteer and employment opportunities with SYRCL. More…

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State of the Yuba: Take Action to Defend the River with SYRCL

Free Event. Get the latest on Centennial Dam, and help us honor three guests for their distinguished service to the Yuba. More…

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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…

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In Anticipation of Summer on the Yuba… River Ambassador Training

Summer is just around the corner and open-enrollment for River Ambassadors is upon us. Are you interested in promoting environmental stewardship at your favorite South Yuba River State Park crossing to keep the river healthy, clean and safe? Mark you calendars for the River Ambassador training May 16. New volunteers welcome! More…

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SYRCL is Hiring!

Interested in engaging in SYRCL activities? We’ve got a number of upcoming opportunities to participate. Learn more…

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Laura Wilcox Scholarship Applications Due Jan. 11

The scholarship is offered annually to graduating Nevada Union High School seniors that have demonstrated a commitment to the environment and to Laura’s values. To date, fifteen $4000 scholarships have been awarded to local students. Laura’s legacy continues, as each year we identify young river stewards and recognize their dedication. Read more >>

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Welcome New AmeriCorps!

Since 2009, SYRCL has partnered with the Sierra Nevada Alliance to form the Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership (SNAP), a program in which AmeriCorps members assess and restore impaired watershed habitats and increase community stewardship by conducting watershed restoration and ecological monitoring, watershed education, and volunteer recruitment and support. Read more >>

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Volunteer Spotlight: Betty Webb

I am 88 years old and love to volunteer whenever I am able. My fellow volunteers are wonderful and I love being with them! I also love that the Yuba is a wild river for a 39-mile stretch. Read more >>

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Record-Breaking Cleanup

In the words of Kurt Lorenz, long-time SYRCL volunteer who helped remove nearly 1,000 pounds of garbage from the South Yuba Primitive Campground after a 3-mile hike Saturday, “This is why we do it.” We plan and coordinate, we fundraise and educate, we collaborate and volunteer to maintain a beautiful river, to protect water quality and to safeguard habitat for the wildlife that call our rivers and creeks home. Read more >>

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Farewell to AmeriCorps

Since 2009, SYRCL has partnered with the Sierra Nevada Alliance to form the Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership (SNAP), a program in which AmeriCorps members assess and restore impaired watershed habitats and increase community stewardship by conducting watershed restoration and ecological monitoring, watershed education, and volunteer recruitment and support. Each year these AmeriCorps members serve and protect read more >>

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