California State Parks Foundation Awards $135,000 in Grants in Response to California Wildfires

California State Parks Foundation announced today that it has awarded $135,000 in grants to 15 parks and park partners to help parks recover from the devastating 2020 wildfires. Details

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Malakoff Diggins State Park: Saved by the Bell (for now)

Slated to close on July 1st, stop gap funds in this year’s state budget will keep Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park open on a reduced schedule this summer opening in mid-late July for the museum and cabin rentals on a 3-day a week basis. This interim funding is intended to provide more time for State read more >>

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State Parks Superintendent Shares Goal to Keep Malakoff Open

State Parks District Superintendent Marilyn Linkem told SYRCL staff this week that she shares our goal to keep Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park open. Although the park will be closed this summer, it will be under “caretaker status” which means that park rangers will still be responsible for ensuring security there. Linkem encouraged park supporters read more >>

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Yuba Express a Success: South Yuba River State Park is off the Closure List! Now help us Save Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park

On February 8, 2012 SYRCL spearheaded the “Yuba Express” to the State Capitol. More than 100 Yuba River lovers hand-delivered over 10,000 letters and petition signatures to Governor Jerry Brown, Resource Secretary John Laird, Parks Director Ruth Coleman, Senator Doug LaMalfa, and Assemblyman Dan Logue requesting that the South Yuba River and Malakoff Diggins State read more >>

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Nevada County Surpasses Goal: More Than 7,000 Sign Petition Asking Governor Brown To Remove South Yuba, Malakoff From State Parks Closure List

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  January 11, 2012 LOCAL SCHOOL SUBMITS MORE THAN 1,100 SIGNATURES, WINS SYRCL CONTEST Contact: Caleb Dardick, Executive Director, South Yuba River Citizens League (SYRCL) 265-5961 x207, caleb@syrcl.org Nevada City, California—South Yuba River Citizens League has announced the winner of its signature collection challenge, part of its ongoing effort to keep Malakoff Diggins read more >>

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