In the News

DECEMBER 2017

December 5, 2017 — YubaNet — Op-Ed | Tanner Huntley: Save Our River

December 4, 2017 — The Union — NID bargains with Centennial Dam opponents

NOVEMBER 2017

November 27, 2017 — News from the U.S. Forest ServicePartner of the Year announced

November 16, 2017 — The Union — John Volz: Lack of transparency, poor decisions by NID

November 3, 2017 — The Union — NID, SYRCL dispute the ‘facts’ about Centennial Dam

OCTOBER 2017

October 30, 2017 — The Union — With an eye toward water NID SYRCL discuss meetings on video

October 27, 2017 — YubaNet — NID Now Livestreaming Board of Directors Meetings, Major Victory for Citizens of the Nevada Irrigation District

October 16, 2017 — YubaNet — Salmon Tours are back – View Wild Chinook Salmon on the Yuba River

October 10, 2017 — The Union — Tahoe National Forest purchases 732 acres of South Yuba River headwaters

SEPTEMBER 2017

September 22, 2017 — YubaNet South Yuba River Citizen’s League Executive Director Honored at Appreciation Dinner

September 21, 2017 — Mercury News — Group that issued 2005 warning still wants full emergency spillway at Oroville Dam

September 20, 2017 — KRCRNewsGroups warned of Oroville Dam emergency spillway failure years ago

September 17, 2017 — The Union — 14,000 pounds of trash pulled from Nevada County waterways by nearly 900 SYRCL volunteers

September 19, 2017 — KQEDCoalition Reopens Fight for Improved Emergency Spillway at Oroville Dam

September 19, 2017 — Chico Enterprise Record — Group that issued 2005 warning still wants full emergency spillway at Oroville Dam

September 17, 2017 — The Union — SYRCL volunteers take to the waterways for 20th annual cleanup

September 17, 2017 — YubaNet — SYRCL Rallies People Power for its 20th Annual Yuba River Cleanup

September 15, 2017 — The Union — SYRCL names Melinda Booth as new executive director

September 15, 2017 — The Union — Volunteers gather at the river — and the streams — for 20th Yuba River Cleanup

September 15, 2017 — KNCO — Trash to be Removed from Yuba River Saturday

September 13, 2017 — The Union — NID reviews Centennial funding application, begins video recording

September 11, 2017 — Outside Inn Blog — Yuba River Cleanup

September 9, 2017 — Nevada City Advocate — Tons of fun at annual Yuba River Cleanup

September 6, 2017 — The Union — South Yuba River Citizens League celebrates 20th annual Yuba River Cleanup

September 4, 2017 — The Union — Course offered on salmon and steelhead in the Sierra

AUGUST 2017

August 29, 2017 — The Union — Obituary of Phillip Denney Brown

August 25, 2017 — The Union — Tahoe National Forest, SYRCL partner on Loney Meadow restoration

August 21, 2017 — The Union — Agriculture is a major factor of life

August 20, 2017 — YubaNet — Graffiti vandalism at Purdon Crossing

August 10, 2017 — The Union — Nevada Irrigation District applies for Centennial Dam funding

August 10, 2017 — Chico Enterprise RecordLetter seeking Oroville Dam licensing delay goes to FERC

August 2, 2017 — The Union — SYRCL hopes to name new executive director at cleanup event in September

JULY 2017

July 24, 2017 — YubaNet — Peter Van Zant Op-Ed | Be Skeptical of NID Scare Tactics

July 16, 2017 — ABC10Yuba River Ambassadors educate on safety, keeping area clean

July 16, 2017 — The Union — Bob Branstrom Op-Ed | More than transparency

July 5, 2017 — USFWSWork on Yuba River’s Hammon Bar earns high honors

JUNE 2017

June 23, 2017 — The Union — Nevada Irrigation District to discuss best practice for video footage

June 24, 2017 — SacramentoBee — With record-setting Sierra runoff, officials warn to stay away from Yuba River

June 24, 2017 — CBSSacramento — Stay Out Of The River: Officials Warn Cold, Fast Yuba Waters Not Fit For Swimming

June 23, 2017 — KCRA3Skip the dip Dangerous runoff claims 19 lives in California rivers

June 23, 2017 — The Union — What’s the rush SYRCL urges rivergoers to be patient while snow melts

June 13, 2017 — The Union — John Regan: The high cost of Centennial Dam

June 6, 2017 — The Union — Wild & Scenic Film Festival announces theme and calls for entries

June 2, 2017 — The Union — Earles of Newtown featured at Wild for the Yuba event Sunday

MAY 2017

May 24, 2017 — The Union — SYRCL announces opening day at the river

May 11, 2017 — Auburn JournalAnother View: NID needs to re-think Centennial Dam

May 8, 2017 — The Union — Ricki Heck: Transparency at NID takes another step backwards

May 3, 2017 — The Union — Supporters, opponents of Centennial Dam spar at forum

APRIL 2017

April 30, 2017 — The Union — Workshop focuses on environmentally friendly cannabis cultivation

April 29, 2017 — The UnionMark Schaefer: Now is the time to forge ahead, not slow down, on cannabis in Nevada County

April 27, 2017 — The UnionHomeowner potentially affected by Centennial project searches for answers

April 25, 2017 — Elk Grove News CSPA and Other Groups Request Release of Information, Public Involvement at Oroville

April 21, 2017 — KQEDCoalition Asks Feds to Lift Secrecy Shrouding Oroville Spillway Project

April 20, 2017 — The UnionThe South Yuba River Citizens League Hosts The State Of The Yuba

April 20, 2017 — The UnionChuck Jaffee Film Festival Reprise Keeps on Giving

April 19, 2017 — Sacramento Bee — Groups demand transparency on Oroville Dam spillway repairs

April 18, 2017 — KNCOAnnual State of the Yuba at Peace Lutheran Church

April 18, 2017 — Sacramento Bee — Expert performed autopsy on Oroville spillway collapse

April 13, 2017 — YubaNet — Renewed requests for live streaming video, increased transparency at NID

April 13, 2017 — YubaNet — Conservation Groups to Army Corps Centennial Dam Puts Too Much at Risk – Seek Alternatives

April 12, 2017 — The Union — Nevada County water is clear, but customers want it transparent

April 19, 2017 — Sacramento Bee — Taking rivers for granted, then seeing water from a different angle

MARCH 2017

March 18, 2017 — The Union — Brian Hamilton: NID directors not ready for prime time?

March 13, 2017 — KNCOCentennial Dam Watchdog Activist Summit Tonight

March 11, 2017 — The Union — Know Your Nonprofit: South Yuba River Citizens League

March 11, 2017 — The Union — Proposed Centennial Dam project takes center stage at League of Women Voters event

March 8, 2017 — YubaNet No video or live streaming of NID meetings despite public requests

March 7, 2017 — YubaNet — Legislative landgrab letter postponed by NID committee

March 6, 2017 — Record SearchlightIgnored Oroville warning raises quake questions

March 3, 2017 — The Union — Vince Haughey: Living the dream

March 3, 2017 — Sacramento News & ReviewDams if they do Oroville’s near-disaster underscores risk to California’s aging infrastructure

March 2, 2017 — The UnionCrowd fills ballroom for Centennial Dam meeting in Grass Valley

FEBRUARY 2017

February 27, 2017 — The UnionPublic meetings set for this week on Centennial Dam project

February 14, 2017 — Mercury News — What is happening at the Oroville Dam?

February 13, 2017 — News York TimesIn Peril at Oroville Dam, a Parable on Infrastructure

February 13, 2017 — CNNOroville Dam California officials ignored warnings a decade ago

February 13, 2017 — Sacramento Bee — Spillway threat asserted: A state agency seeks relicensing to run Oroville Dam, but a challenge sees design flaws (this story was originally published on November 27, 2005)

February 12, 2017 — Mercury News OrovilleDam: Feds and State Officials Ignored Warnings 12 Years Ago

February 11, 2017 — FishSniffer Lake Oroville surges over emergency spillway for first time in history

February 10, 2017 — California Water Research Briefing: Oroville’s Unarmored Auxiliary Spillway Major Risks

February 8, 2017 — KNCOSYRCL Wild And Scenic Film Festival Boosts Local Economy (PDF)

February 2, 2017 — The UnionPeter Van Zant- There are alternatives to the Centennial Dam

JANUARY 2017

January 16, 2017 — The UnionHilary Hodge: At the Edge, indeed

January 15, 2017 — Outside Inn BlogWild & Scenic Film Festival

January 13, 2017 — The Union — Nevada City’s Wild and Scenic Film Festival turns 15

January 13, 2017 — The Union — Gov. Brown’s budget proposal includes Combie cleanup, Bridgeport facelift

January 12, 2017 — The Union — ‘Voice of the Bear River’ to be shown at Wild & Scenic Film Festival

January 11, 2017 — The Union — Skeptics of Centennial Dam project address Nevada Irrigation District board

January 9, 2017 — Water Deeply — New California Dam Proposed to Combat Climate Change Concerns

January 6, 2017 — YubaNet — Wild & Scenic Film Festival Brings Iconic Poet and Artist Together

January 4, 2017 — Appeal-DemocratPublic comment sought for lower Yuba River restoration

DECEMBER 2016

December 27, 2016 — The Union — Caleb Dardick Boardman wrong on Dahle support for state parks

December 21, 2016 — Rocklin & Roseville Today15+ Films Slated for Wild & Scenic Film Festival

December 8, 2016 — YubaNet — Info meeting in Smartsville on Yuba restoration project below Englebright Dam

December 8, 2016 — Mt. Shasta NewsWild and Scenic Film Festival On Tour Dec. 10 in Weed

the-indiana-forest-alliance-hosts-a-film-festival-to-inspire-protection-of-the-midwestDecember 7, 2016 — NUVONewsweekly — The Indiana Forest Alliance hosts a film festival to inspire protection of the Midwest

December 2, 2016 — Greensboro News and RecordCommunity Briefs

December 1, 2016 — The Gazette-VirginianBasin group gearing up for Wild & Scenic Film Festival and Auction on Saturday in Danville

NOVEMBER 2016

nisenan-heritage-day-continues-for-7th-year-at-sierra-collegeNovember 10, 2016 — The Union — Seed screens Sunday at SYRCL fundraiser

November 10, 2016 — The UnionNisenan Heritage Day continues for 7th year at Sierra College

November 10, 2016 — Nevada City ChamberSave the Date for SYRCL’s 15th Anniversary Wild & Scenic Film Festival

OCTOBER 2016

October  28, 2016 — The Union — Several Groups Oppose Centennial Reservoir Project on Bear River

October 25, 2016 — YubaNet — Conservation Groups Protest Water Rights for Centennial Dam

October 13, 2016 — The Union — Laura Gerhart: Friends of Purdon awarded grant from California State Parks Foundation

October 13, 2016 — The Union — SYRCL tour offers view of wild Chinook salmon in our own backyard

October 13, 2016 — California Coastkeeper AllianceFrom Sierra to Sea: Bringing the Mountain Perspective to Coastkeeper Alliance

SEPTEMBER 2016

September 26, 2016 — Appeal-Democrat — After clearing out Horseshoe area, next up is the old Hollywood Trailer Park

September 23, 2016 — Folsom Telegraph Fee Free Day on Tahoe National Forest Encourages Outdoor Exploration

September 23, 2016 — YubaNet — 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 — Appeal-DemocratCleanup Effort Targets Confluence

September 18, 2016 — The Union — SYRCL Rallies Record Number of Volunteers for its 19th Cleanup

September 18, 2016 — Jeff Peline’s Sierra Foothills ReportSYRCL’s River Cleanup draws record volunteers

September 16, 2016 — Fox 40 NewsHundreds of Volunteers to Clean Up Debris Left Along Yuba River by Homeless Residents

September 11, 2016 — Appeal-Democrat$2 million project proposed to restore Yuba River floodplain

September 5, 2016 — YubaNet — The Return of Journey of the Salmonid

September 5, 2016 — Appeal-Democrat — Volunteers Needed for River Cleanup

September 4, 2016 — Appeal-Democrat — Yuba River Restoration Project Could Increase Populations

AUGUST 2016

August 21, 2016 — YubaNet — Caleb Dardick: Loving the Yuba to Death

August 10, 2016 — YouTubeKVMR State of Emergency in the Yuba Canyon-Townhall Meeting

August 8, 2016 — YubaNet — Communication, Access, Fuels, and Funding emerge as major issues for Yuba Canyon

August 8, 2016 — The UnionOfficials tackle issues of access, communication at town hall meeting about fire in Yuba River Canyon

August 2, 2016 — YubaNet — Yuba Fire reveals a systemic problem in the Yuba River Canyon Campfires

JULY 2016

July 1, 2016 — Appeal-DemocratPROFILE: SYRCL Water Education Program Aims to Inform Youth

July 18, 2016 — ABC 7 News — UC Berkeley Testing Ecosystem by Cutting Down Trees in Sierra

July 29, 2016 — Auburn Journal — Films for a Cause: Striving for a Cleaner, Quieter World

JUNE 2016

June 29, 2016 — The UnionMalakoff Diggins Solar Electric Project a go in Governor’s Signed Budget

June 17, 2016 — The Union — Strong Hopes for Governor Approval of Solar Project at Malakoff Diggins

June 17, 2016 — The Union — Nevada County will Continue Lobbying Efforts for Bridgeport

June 3, 2016 — The Union — Wild for the Yuba party to benefit SYRCL

June 1, 2016 — The UnionMalakoff Diggins solar project advances; officials keep working on Bridgeport Covered Bridge

MAY 2016

May 27, 2016 — The UnionOpening day at the Yuba River today

May 26, 2016 — Outside Inn BlogWild for the Yuba

May 25, 2016 — The UnionFish advisories posted during first ‘Fishing for Fun; A Family Affair’ event

May 23, 2016 — YubaNet — Wild for the Yuba – Auction, Beer & Wine Tasting and Dance Party to Benefit SYRCL

May 23, 2016 — The UnionYouth art showcased at Art Works Gallery in Grass Valley

May 13, 2016 — US Army Corps of EngineersYuba River preservation group shares experience with Corps

May 11, 2016 — The UnionFishing for Fun

May 10, 2016 — YubaNet — On May 21 Fishing for Fun A Family Affair

APRIL 2016

April 25, 2016 — Appeal-DemocratMore funds sought for Bridgeport Covered Bridge restoration

April 22, 2016 — The UnionLawsuit filed over Yuba River fishery

April 20, 2016 — SFChronicleEnvironmental Films for Earth Day

April 20, 2016 — The UnionHitHard04202016_union_hithard

April 19, 2016 — The UnionFoothills Water Network submits 33page public comment about NID’s Centennial Reservoir project

April 18, 2016 — SFChronicleEnvironmental films for Earth Day at Fort Mason

April 14, 2016 — YubaNet — Celebrate the river with SYRCL at State of the Yuba

April 13, 2016 — Appeal-DemocratYuba River relicensing Big numbers, big project

April 6, 2016 — USATodayWild VAs Wont Pipe Down to screen in Staunton

April 1, 2016 — The UnionHank Weston Teamwork

April 1, 2016 — Appeal-DemocratThe goldfields A tale of two legacies

MARCH 2016

March 29, 2016 — KNCOSYRCL Now Part Of Worldwide Waterkeeper Alliance

March 25, 2016 — YubaNet — SYRCL Named Yuba River Waterkeeper

March 22, 2016 — KNCOSYRCL Downplays Salmon Revival Reports

March 17, 2016 — Friends Of The RiverFish Don’t Drive… Yuba Salmon Deserve Better!  Friends of the River

March 16, 2016 — The UnionNevada County Closes San Juan Ridge Mine Application

March 14, 2016 — Auburn JournalOn Tour Wild & Scenic Film Festival Showing Saturday in Auburn

March 10, 2016 — The UnionNID hears from supporters, detractors of Centennial Reservoir at scoping meeting

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March 10, 2016 — The UnionCannabis cultivation workshop planned to protect South Yuba River

March 10, 2016 — KNCOSYRCL Has Misgivings About Centennial Reservoir

March 9, 2016 — YubaNet — Cannabis Cultivation Workshop Planned to Protect Yuba River

March 8, 2016 — The UnionSYRCL’s “Growing Green for the Yuba” Workshop Returns March 19th

March 7, 2016 — Sacramento Connect2016 Scotch Broom Challenge Doom on Broom!

March 2, 2016 — The UnionNID Seeks Community Input

March 2, 2016 — Appeal-DemocratPush on for new reservoir on Bear River in Nevada County

March 1, 2016 — American RiversGreenhouse Gas Monitoring in the Sierra Nevada

FEBRUARY 2016

February 24, 2016 — The UnionNevada City Council approves funds for economic development

February 20, 2016 — Appeal-DemocratInvasive Mudsnails found in Yuba River

February 18, 2016 — PostBulletin — Greenspace Festival films explore water issues

February 17, 2016 — Appeal-Democrat — Group criticizes salmon transport plan

February 12, 2016 — Sierra Foothills Report — SYRCL’s “Growing Green for the Yuba” presentation on March 19

February 11, 2016 — The UnionBear Yuba Land Trust Honors Conservationists Janet Cohen and David Lawler

February 4, 2016 — The Daily NorthwesternFilm Festival Seeks to Inspire Environmental Activism

JANUARY 2016

January 30, 2016 — The CitizenWild and Scenic Festival Coming to Plymouth

January 22, 2016 — YubaNet — Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership (SNAP) Service Members Help Remove Five Acres of Invasive Species for Martin Luther King Day

January 14, 2016 — The UnionSalmon Advocates Petition Gov. Brown

January 14, 2016 — YubaNet — WSFF: Here and Now Presents Healing Story of Tribal, Open Space Partnership

January 14, 2016 — The Sacramento BeeGrass Valley, Nevada City host Wild & Scenic Film Festival

January 14, 2016 — The UnionWild & Scenic Film Festival brings environmental activist home

January 13, 2016 — Sierra Foothills Report — Yuba Blue Tails Trails

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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