Press Releases

JUNE 2017

June 16, 2017 — Caleb Dardick to Step Down as SYRCL Executive Director This Fall

June 9, 2017 — Free Talk on Ecological Perspectives to Improve Your Grow and Protect the Yuba

MAY 2017

May 24, 2017 — SYRCL Announces Opening Day at the River

May 16, 2017 — Wild for the Yuba – Auction, BBQ and Dance Party to Benefit SYRCL

APRIL 2017

April 21, 2017 — How Green Is Your Grow: Sustainable Cannabis Farming for a Healthy Yuba, Free Workshop Hosted by SYRCL

April 13, 2017 — State of the Yuba: Take Action to Defend the River with SYRCL

April 12, 2017 — Foothills Water Network: Conservation Groups to Army Corps: “Centennial Dam Puts Too Much at Risk – Seek Alternatives”

April 11, 2017 — California’s Bear River Among America’s Most Endangered Rivers® of 2017

MARCH 2017

March 7, 2017 — SYRCL to Host Centennial Dam Watchdog Activist Summit


February 24, 2017 — Hundreds Rally at LaMalfa & McClintock Event in Auburn

February 17, 2017 — SYRCL, Tribal Leaders Denied Entry to Upcoming Regional Water Symposium

February 10, 2017 — Notice of Intent to Prepare Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Proposed Centennial Reservoir Project


January 11, 2017 — Foothills Water Network: Centennial Dam Price Tag $1 Billion


December 7, 2016 — Press Release with Cramer Fish Sciences, Environmental Science Associates and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: Yuba Restoration Project Would Improve Salmon Habitat Below Englebright Dam


October 25, 2016 — Foothills Water Network: Conservation Groups Protest Water Rights for Centennial Dam

October 7, 2016 — Press Release: SYRCL Provides Public Tours to View Wild Chinook Salmon in Our Own Backyard


September 23, 2016 — Press Release with Nevada County Board of Supervisors and Save Our Bridge Campaign Committee: Supervisor Weston, Save Our Bridge Campaign Committee, and SYRCL meet with CA Department of Parks & Recreation Director on Bridgeport Bridge Restoration Project

September 18, 2016 — Press Release: SYRCL Rallies Record-Number of Volunteers for its 19th Annual Yuba River Cleanup

September 7, 2016 — Press Release: South Yuba River Citizens League Seeks Volunteers for Community Cleanup

September 1, 2016 — Press Release with U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, cbec eco-engineering, Cramer Fish SciencesTeichert Materials, and Western AggregatesYuba Restoration Project Would Help Threatened Salmon and Steelhead

JUNE 2016

June 29, 2016 — Press Release: Malakoff Diggins Solar Electric Project is a Go in Governor’s Signed Budget 

June 21, 2016 — Press Release: Solar Power Funding for Malakoff Awaits Governor’s Signature

MAY 2016

May 23, 2016 — Press Release (with The Sierra Fund and Wolf Creek Community Alliance): Fish, Family and Fun 

May 19, 2016 — Press Release: Wild for the Yuba – Auction, Beer & Wine Tasting and Dance Party to Benefit SYRCL

May 19, 2016 — Press Release: SYRCL Announces Opening Day at the River

May 6, 2016 — Press Release: Fishing for Fun: A Family Affair!

APRIL 2016

April 29, 2016 — Press Release: SYRCL to Host First Youth for the Yuba Celebration May 7

April 21, 2016 — Press Release: Announcing SYRCL’s First Annual Youth for the Yuba Contest and EnviroFair

April 18, 2016 — Foothills Water Network Press Release: Conservation Groups Question Need for Centennial Dam

April 14, 2016 — Press Release: Celebrate the River with SYRCL at the State of the Yuba

MARCH 2016

March 17, 2016 — Press Release: SYRCL Named “Yuba River Waterkeeper” Newest Waterkeeper Alliance Member, First in the Sierra

March 16, 2016 — San Juan Ridge Taxpayers Association Press Release: County Closes San Juan Ridge Mine Permit Application

March 9, 2016 — Press Release: Cannabis Cultivation Workshop Planned to Protect Yuba River


February 2, 2016 — Press Release: SYRCL’s “Growing Green for the Yuba” Workshop Returns March 19th


January 14, 2016 — Press Release: Salmon Advocates to Gov. Brown: “Fish Don’t Drive. Yuba Salmon Deserve Better.”