In the News 2019

DECEMBER 2019

December 5, 2019 Orion MagazineOrion Partners with the 18th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival

December 4, 2019 — The UnionWild & Scenic Film Festival releases full lineup

 

NOVEMBER 2019

November 27, 2019 — YubaNetState Water Board Report Finds No Evidence of Plume Source on Kilham Mine Road

November 26, 2019 — The UnionSYRCL, Nisenan join multi-agency effort to restore North Yuba River watershed

November 26, 2019 — The UnionNevada City Chamber of Commerce reveals annual awards 

November 15, 2019 Nevada Capitol News — The North Yuba River Forest Partnership was forged in wildfire – a groundbreaking union of governmental and non-governmental entities

November 14, 2019 — The UnionDouglas Moon: Saving the Bridgeport bridge but not done yet

November 12, 2019 — The UnionMelinda Booth and Ashley Overhouse: NID — a new step in the wrong direction

November 12, 2019 — KNCONorth Yuba Forest Partnership Launches (radio clips)

November 11, 2019 Territorial Dispatch Water Agency Partners for Forest Management

November 9, 2019 Appeal Democrat Our View: This new partnership of groups could mean that something is actually done about forest health

November 8, 2019 — Maven’s NotebookFeds undermine Clean Water Act protections – American River project center stage of national precedent

November 7, 2019 — The UnionPartnership aims to reduce wildfire risk, secure healthier, resilient forests in North Yuba River watershed

November 7, 2019 Appeal Democrat Water agency partners on forest resiliency

November 7, 2019 — YubaNetInnovative partnership to reduce wildfire risk and secure healthier, more resilient forests throughout the North Yuba River watershed

November 7, 2019 — Sierra County ProspectNewsFlash – Partners w/ Sierra County 

November 7, 2019 KCRA Unprecedented effort to combat risk of catastrophic wildfire announced (video)

OCTOBER 2019

October 17, 2019 KCRA Raft trip symbolizes start of Yuba County economic investment (video)

October 16, 2019 — YubaNetThe Yuba River plume event – including video

October 15, 2019 — GoodDay SacramentoSalmon Field Trip (video)

October 10, 2019 — The UnionLearn, connect, celebrate: Yuba Fest advocates stewardship of watershed

October 10, 2019 — The UnionView wild Chinook salmon on the Yuba River

October 10, 2019 Appeal Democrat Rafting

October 9, 2019 Appeal Democrat Olivehurst students embark on river rafting adventure

October 7, 2019 — YubaNetWild & Scenic Film Festival Announces Call for Art

October 4, 2019 KCRA What to know about the South Yuba River contamination

October 2, 2019 — The Union — Source of Nevada County’s South Yuba River plume remains a mystery

October 2, 2019 — The UnionNancy Baglietto: Fear, fire and homelessness

October 2, 2019 — Nevada CountyInvestigation on South Yuba River Plume Continues

October 1, 2019 —KVMR — Educationally Speaking with River Education Manager, Ray Lubitz

SEPTEMBER 2019

September 26, 2019 — The CurrentRiver Cleanup a rush for enthusiastic Bruins

September 26, 2019 — Fox40Source of Murky Plume in Yuba River May Have Been Found

September 26, 2019 KNCORiver Cleanup Sets Records Despite Health Advisory

September 26, 2019 — YubaNetPossible source of South Yuba plume identified

September 25, 2019 — California Water News DailyNevada County Issues South Yuba River No Swim Advisory, Prelim Results Show High levels of E. coli

September 24, 2019 — YubaNetYuba River Cleanup Hauls out 18,000 Pounds of Trash and Recyclables

September 23, 2019 KNCOE.coli Levels Drop Dramatically Yuba River

September 23, 2019 The Union Volunteers help keep the Yuba River clean of trash in Nevada County

September 23, 2019 — YubaNetNo Swim Advisory Continues for South Yuba River and Englebright Lake

September 23, 2019Sacramento Bee South Yuba River still under no-swim order as Nevada Co. officials seek E. coli source

September 23, 2019 The Union No-swim advisory for Yuba River remains in effect

September 23, 2019 KNCONo-swim advisory lifted for middle fork of Yuba River

September 22, 2019 KCRA No-swim advisory lifted for middle fork of Yuba River

September 22, 2019 The Union Plume of contamination prompts no-swim advisory for South Yuba River, Englebright Lake

September 21, 2019 KCRA  No-swim advisory in place after South Yuba River turns yellow

September 21, 2019 CBS Sacramento 13 No Swim Advisory Issued After ‘Dangerous’ Levels Of E. Coli Found In South Yuba River (video)

September 21, 2019 The Union No swim advisory issued for South Yuba River; E. coli found in tests

September 20, 2019 The Union Nevada County posts no-swim advisory for South Yuba River 

September 20, 2019 KNCO20th Annual Yuba River Cleanup Day Saturday

September 19, 2019 The Union Ways to take action in cleaning up camps in western Nevada County’s watersheds

September 19, 2019 Appeal Democrat Record number of volunteers expected for Saturday river cleanup

September 15, 2019 The Union Advocates: Helping western Nevada County’s homeless people takes a village

September 8, 2019 The Union A discussion on homelessness in western Nevada County and its watersheds

September 6, 2019 — YubaNetView Wild Chinook Salmon on the Yuba River

September 4, 2019 KNCOVolunteers Needed For Annual River Cleanup Day

September 2, 2019 The Union President Mark Bailey Update

September 1, 2019 The Union Volunteer Opportunity Spotlight in western Nevada County

September 1, 2019 Appeal Democrat South Yuba River Citizens League

AUGUST 2019

August 30, 2019 The Union Nevada Irrigation District puts the brakes on property acquisitions

August 28, 2019 The Union The Yuba River Needs You

August 28, 2019 YubaNetVolunteer Registration Open for 22nd Yuba River Cleanup

August 19, 2019 OutsideInnSouth Yuba River

JULY 2019

July 17, 2019The UnionSafety on the go: South Yuba River Citizens League to pass out safety bandanas this weekend, summer

July 8, 2019The UnionThe South Yuba River draws visitors every summer; officials urge they stay safe

July 5, 2019KNCOSalmon Population Surge Uncertain For South Yuba 

JUNE 2019

June 21, 2019Waterkeeper Alliance Yuba River Waterkeeper Fights for Clean Water Act Protections

June 11, 2019 — The Union Wild at heart: Event celebrates the South Yuba’s 20th anniversary as a Wild & Scenic River

SYRCL and Community Partners Urge Yuba River Visitors to be Safe

June 6, 2019 — The Union Community partners urge Yuba River visitors to be safe

June 5, 2019 — The Union River Ambassador season underway at the Yuba

June 5, 2019 — Appeal DemocratSnowpack keeping area river streams ice cold

MAY 2019

May 30, 2019 — The UnionSYRCL brings back Wild for the Yuba

May 30, 2019YubaNetSYRCL Celebrates Opening Day at the River

May 7, 2019YubaNet — SYRCL Brings Back Wild for the Yuba

May 3, 2019 — The UnionSYRCL River Ambassador training session scheduled

APRIL 2019

Melinda Booth, Executive Director features SYRCL’s new Strategic Plan

April 28, 2019 — The Union — South Yuba River Citizens League unveils five-year strategic plan at annual ‘State of the Yuba’

April 26, 2019 — The UnionWater, water, everywhere: High river flows expected through June

April 24, 2019Water Education FoundationThe State of the Yuba River 2019

April 23, 2019YubaNetNevada County STEAM Expo 2019 in Review

April 23, 2019KNCO — State of the Yuba Presentation Wednesday (listen)

April 19, 2019 — The Union — River groups accuse Nevada Irrigation District of trying to circumvent federal law

April 19, 2019YubaNetState of the Yuba Celebrates the South Yuba’s 20th Year as a Wild & Scenic River

April 18, 2019 —Appeal DemocratSonoma County education center impresses Yuba Water Agency

April 18, 2019 — The UnionFrom the Sierra to the sea: Wild & Scenic Film Festival heads to San Francisco

April 16, 2019 — KNCO — Yuba River Still Dangerous Over Spring Break (listen)

April 13, 2019YubaNetSpring Break: River Ambassadors Prepare for High Water at the River

April 12, 2019 — The UnionRiver ambassadors prepare for high water weekend

April 11, 2019The UnionCannabis grow ordinance advances to Nevada County Board of Supervisors

April 1, 2019 — KNCO — SYRCL Accuses NID Of Eluding Clean Water Act

MARCH 2019

March 31, 2019 — The Union — Scotch broom busters: SYRCL hosts Scotch Broom Challenge

March 28, 2019 — YubaNet SYRCL to D.C. Circuit: Don’t let NID undermine the Clean Water Act

March 27, 2019 — The UnionSYRCL receives funding for forest health partnership in the Yuba River watershed

March 26, 2019 — KNCO — SYRCL Gets More Forest Health Planning Money (listen)

March 25, 2019 —Appeal Democrat — State grants funding for Yuba watershed coordinator positions

March 22, 2019 — YubaNet — SYRCL receives funding for Forest Health Partnership in the Yuba River Watershed

March 21, 2019 — YubaNet — State Issues Nearly $2 Million in Grants to Build Local Capacity to Protect and Restore State Forests

March 14, 2019  KCRA  Foothill river conditions beautiful, but dangerous

FEBRUARY 2019

February 8, 2019 — YubaNet — SYRCL to Nevada County: ‘Prioritize Yuba Watershed Protections in Cannabis Cultivation Ordinance’

February 24, 2019 — The Union — Mutual admiration society

February 8, 2019 — YubaNet — Community Leaders Gather for Wildfire Prevention Stakeholder Meeting

February 8, 2019 — Appeal Democrat — A plan for the Yuba Watershed

February 5, 2019 — Yuba Water Agency — Yuba Water Agency continues emphasis on healthy forests with $235k grant for watershed coordinator

JANUARY 2019

January 31, 2019 — The Union — ‘Music in the key of science:’ Young Composers present New Songs for Midwinter Concert Saturday

January 25, 2019 — YubaNet — Wild & Scenic Film Festival announces 2019 Award Winners

January 24, 2019 — YubaNet — New NID Board Fires ‘Plan for Water’ Consultants

January 23, 2019 — The Union — Nevada Irrigation District puts brakes on its Raw Water Master Plan update

January 21, 2019 — The Union — Nevada County gathers for all-day ‘Love Walk 2’

January 20, 2019 — YubaNet — “Love Walk 2: A Festival” celebrates community on MLK Day

January 17, 2019 — KNCO — Wild and Scenic Film Festival In Town

January 16, 2019 — The Union — Athletes to make appearance at Wild & Scenic

January 15, 2019 — KVMR — Educationally Speaking with  Education Manager, Rachel Lubitz, and past intern Aiden Keller

January 15, 2019 — YubaNet — Wild & Scenic Film Festival offers close up views of the environment and amazing adventures Jan. 17-21

January 15, 2019 The Union — We can do better’ — Love Walk 2 set for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in Grass Valley

January 14, 2019 — Appeal Democrat — Wonder Plant Woman: brings awareness

January 10, 2019 — Environment News Science — Wild & Scenic Films Inspire Future Leaders

January 2, 2019 — Appeal Democrat — Story of the Year A decade later for historic Yuba River Accord


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