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SYRCL relies on the generosity of people like you to achieve our mission and further our river work. By making a tax-deductible donation today, you join the group of more than 3,500 members and volunteers who have already committed to protecting and restoring the Yuba River watershed. Read more

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As one of the largest grassroots river organizations in the country, SYRCL’s continued effectiveness as an advocate and change agent depends on having a membership base that is thriving and engaged. Membership provides critical support to our research, restoration, and outreach programs, and also leverages our political power in Washington and our home district. Read more

Emerald Circle

Emerald Circle

The Emerald Circle is a group of passionate SYRCL members who have dedicated an annual leadership gift to help build and sustain our core activities: river science and restoration, advocacy, and environmental education for all ages. Read more

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By joining our monthly giving program, you help offset these costs and enable us to focus on our core programs of river science and restoration, advocacy, and public education. Read more



Gift Memberships

Love the Yuba? Know someone else who does? Want to get a young person (or young at heart) fired up about conservation and advocacy work?  Give the gift of a SYRCL Membership! Read more




SYRCL is a 501(c)3 organization with deep roots in our community and a strong record of protecting and restoring the Yuba watershed for over 30 years. Our advocacy, science and education programs have been generously supported by foundation and corporate partners at local, regional and national levels. Read more


Planned Giving

The South Yuba River Citizens League has been fighting for a healthy and resilient watershed since 1983, and we are dedicated to leading this fight for many years to come.  You can help by making a legacy gift to SYRCL through your will or estate plan. Read more


Gifts of Appreciated Stocks, Bonds, and Mutual Funds

In addition to cash donations, SYRCL also accepts gifts of stocks, bonds, and mutual funds (“securities”). A gift of appreciated securities could offer significant benefits to donors, such as an immediate charitable deduction for the full market value of the stock and avoidance of capital gains taxes that would normally be due upon sale. Read more

Support SYRCL When You Shop

Each time you shop through AmazonSmile or at SPD Market, a percentage of your purchases could be donated back to SYRCL. It’s easy to signup. Read more