Are YOU Wild For the Yuba?

 We sure hope so, because “Wild for the Yuba: a Celebration of Grapes, Hops and Bites” is featuring wine and beer tastings from 13 wineries from Placer and Nevada Counties and 12 breweries from throughout California on Saturday night, April 2nd. This beer and wine tasting is the first of its kind in Nevada County read more >>

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The Value of Restoring Salmon and Habitat

Sadly, the Fresno Bee grossly undervalued salmon restoration to the San Joaquin River in a recent article, missing the real economic and ecological impacts to salmons’ varied habitats.

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Genetically Modified… Salmon? Help Keep Frankenfish from Becoming a Reality

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is currently pondering whether or not to allow a genetically modified king salmon to be approved for human consumption. We at SYRCL could surely wax prosaic on the dangers of these frankenfish to wild salmon and their (our) environs, but this time, we’ll let Mr. Timothy Egan do it read more >>

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Flo Gettin’ Down at Mardi Gras

Our own Flo the Salmon boogied down last Saturday at Nevada City’s Mardi Gras Parade.  Feel the vibe!: See how happy Yuba salmon get when they get into the upper watershed?

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Yuba Salmon Campaign’s New Manager, Recent Events & Updates

It’s been a busy start to 2011 for SYRCL’s salmon campaign, as well as for the salmon of the Yuba and those throughout “Salmon Nation.”  I’d like to introduce and welcome our new Yuba Salmon Now! campaign manager, Joshua Stark, who’ll be providing more frequent updates to this website, compiling relevant “salmon news” and coordinating read more >>

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Federal Court Date Changed

Please note that the court date for oral arguments over the US Army Corps of Engineers management at Daguerre Point Dam has been changed.  The new date is March 7th.  Stay tuned for further updates in our attempts at getting the Army Corps to do its job and provide adequate passage for wild salmon and read more >>

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