Donate Auction Items for Wild for the Yuba, June 7th!

April 9, 2014
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It’s that time of year again, and we’re excited to announce our Wild for the Yuba Wine and Beer Tasting and Auction Event! This year’s celebration is planned for Saturday, June 7 at the historic North Star House in Grass Valley, so circle the date on your calendar!  The evening will feature beer and wine tastings […]


Stellar Views Await You on a Hike with Hank Meals, May 10

April 7, 2014

Join SYRCL May 10 on an educational and stunning 7-mile round trip hike to Penner Peak led by Hank Meals; local historian, archeologist, author and authoritative Yuba River trail guru. We’ll begin this terrific day at Loney Meadows, a beautiful meadow at 6,000’ in the northernmost part of the Grouse Ridge Roadless Area. Indigenous people […]


Wild & Scenic On Tour Ramps Up for Earth Day!

April 5, 2014

This month SYRCL’s Wild & Scenic Film Festival will go On Tour to twenty-four communities across North America, collaborating with environmental groups in celebration of Earth Day. The films selected for Wild & Scenic On Tour not only take audiences to some of the most remote and beautiful places on the planet, but introduce them […]


Restoration Volunteers RUN OUT of Scotch Broom to pull at Hoyt’s Crossing!

March 25, 2014

Volunteers make Scotch Broom Challenge a Success On Saturday March 22nd, SYRCL volunteers removed Scotch broom at Hoyt’s Crossing on the South Yuba River— until they ran out of Scotch broom! As Rachel Hutchinson, SYRCL’s River Program Manager, exclaimed “We covered more ground than expected, due mainly to a great turn out of such enthusiastic […]


More Precious than Gold: Film & Panel Discussion on the Proposed San Juan Ridge Mine

March 24, 2014

What are the potential impacts on the Yuba Watershed?  April 16, 2014 7:00-9:00 PM Nevada Theatre, 401 Broad Street, Nevada City Doors open at 6:30pm SYRCL is teaming up with the San Juan Ridge Taxpayer’s Association and Synergia Learning Ventures to present “More Precious than Gold,” a film screening and panel discussion on the proposed […]


13th Annual “Brains of Nevada County” Event – Another Riotous Evening For a Great Cause

March 23, 2014

Where in your house would you find a magnetron? What is the only sport to have been played on the  moon?  Which is the second largest US state? If you can answer these questions you should have been playing on a team at the 13th Annual “Brains of Nevada County” contest held by the South […]


SYRCL’s Restoration Season Kicks Off!

February 26, 2014

It’s that time of year again: restoration season is in full bloom. The race to pull Scotch Broom, the yellow-flowered invasive species plaguing the Sierra Nevada, has begun. We are calling on all river lovers to join us and rid Hoyt’s Crossing of Scotch Broom on Saturday, March 22nd from 9 am to 2 pm. […]


SYRCL, Taxpayers Rally to Voice Concerns to County Supervisors about San Juan Ridge Mine

February 25, 2014

Nearly 100 community members turned out to an early morning rally and presentation organized by the South Yuba River Citizens League (SYRCL) and the San Juan Ridge Taxpayers Association (SJRTA) on the potential impacts of the proposed San Juan Ridge Mine.  Following the rally, the Supervisors received over 1,300 signed postcards from concerned citizens. In […]


Tim Palmer, award-winning photographer and author, to present “Rivers and Glaciers of California” slideshow on March 6

February 11, 2014

Award-winning photographer and author Tim Palmer will present a slide-show based on his two recent books, Rivers of California and California Glaciers, on Thursday, March 6, 2014 in Grass Valley. The event will be held at the Lucchesi Vineyards and Winery Tasting Room, at 128 Mill Street from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm, suggested donation […]


Arts & Lectures: Bill Fox on Art + the Environment

February 10, 2014

ART OnSite, Nevada County Arts, and Wild & Scenic Film Festival Art & Lectures present ART AND THE ENVIRONMENT: THE ART OF THE ANTHROPOCENE Presented by William L. Fox, Director of the Center for Art +Environment at the Nevada Museum of Art plus a conversation moderated by Melinda Booth of SYRCL’s Wild & Scenic Film […]


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