Enjoy the fall color of the aspens that SYRCL works to restore

October 16, 2014

While SYRCL’s Restoration and River Monitoring Programs are settling in for a long, stormy fall and winter (fingers crossed) of data analysis and report writing we want to encourage everyone to head out and see the aspens we work to restore all summer long in their fall glory! Loney Meadow, Rucker Lake, and Pierce Wetlands […]

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AmeriCorps Goodbye For Now, But Not Forever

October 2, 2014

Since 2007, SYRCL has valued its participation in the Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership (SNAP). The SNAP program has enabled SYRCL to hire 2-3 highly qualified and hardworking staff members. This year we said “goodbye” to three amazing AmeriCorps members, Marianne Pott, Adele Rife and Jenn Tamo! Marianne Pott, SYRCLs 2013-2014 River Monitoring Coordinator, will be […]

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River Ambassadors Complete a Successful Third Season!

September 5, 2014

This summer, River Ambassadors spent twelve weekends at four popular South Yuba River crossings where they raised awareness about the need for collective care and stewardship at the river.  As visitors flocked to the cool waters of the Yuba, they were welcomed and reminded by SYRCL volunteers that we all play a part in keeping […]

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Volunteer today, Yuba River Cleanup sites are filling fast!

September 5, 2014

Saturday, September 20, 2014 Click to register for the Cleanup today! Sites are filling up quick! Register today for the 17th Annual Yuba River Cleanup & Restoration Day—together we’ve removed nearly 160,000 pounds of trash and recycling from the Yuba and Bear watersheds over the past 16 years! Please participate in the Clean-a-thon when you […]

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A Reflection from SYRCL’s Restoration Coordinator

September 4, 2014

It’s quite a dream to go to the river to play one day and work on the river the next. As the end of my two year AmeriCorps term as SYRCL’s Restoration Coordinator draws near, I can’t help but reflect. I am impressed and excited by the amount of work we have completed over these […]

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Join us for our Last Aspen Regeneration Workday of the Year!

August 7, 2014

  SYRCL has completed two aspen regeneration workdays this summer with over 22 SYRCL volunteers helping to restore an aspen stand in Loney Meadow. Our enthusiastic team of volunteers has treated the ½ acre stand by removing small encroaching conifers using hand saws and a lot of love for the Yuba watershed. The next workday is on […]

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Learning to Love Meadows

July 21, 2014

On day 1, not a single one of the 9 high school students who arrived from Los Angeles to take part in SYRCL’s Earthwatch Meadows Project had ever set foot in or even seen a meadow. On day 3, each and every student can tell you how meadows help to store water that feed streams […]

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SYRCL is Now Accepting AmeriCorps Applications: Deadline August 1st

June 26, 2014

Do you love the Sierra? Want to help restore and protect the Range of Light while gaining valuable environmental professional experience? Apply today to become a Member of the 2014 – 2015 Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership (SNAP) and serve with South Yuba River Citizens League (SYRCL). SYRCL and SNAP are seeking enthusiastic, conservation-minded people to […]

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First Aspen Workday a Great Success – Join us for our Next!

June 26, 2014

On Saturday, 15 SYRCL volunteers and staff members helped to restore an aspen stand in Loney Meadow. SYRCL, and our enthusiastic team of volunteers, has been working to restore aspen habitat since 2011. We treated the ½ acre stand by removing small, encroaching conifers using hand saws and a lot of love for the Yuba watershed. Aspen […]

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GET INVOLVED! Aspen Regeneration at Loney Meadow next Saturday

June 13, 2014

Join SYRCL for another great restoration opportunity and a chance meet new people and work outside in a beautiful place! Aspen groves are in extreme decline from conifer encroachment due to changes in natural fire and hydrologic regimes—this ecosystem needs our assistance to remain healthy. To learn more, listen to NPR’s report on “Fighting Fire […]

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