Building Flux Capacity – The Power of SYRCL Volunteers

It’s now scientifically proven that SYRCL volunteers make what we do 766% easier and arguably more fun, too. In the summer of 2015, Citizen Science volunteers took part in a study collecting greenhouse gases over a 24-hour time period. Check out the recently published study of their work. Details

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Now Your Business Can Keep the Yuba Clean

As a local business owner, you know that the Yuba River is not only a favorite summer getaway; it is also a key economic driver. Would you consider a sponsorship of the 21st Annual Yuba River Cleanup & River Ambassador Program? Details

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New Matching Gift Offer to Support SYRCL’S Dam Watchdogs

A SYRCL member, who is concerned about Centennial Dam moving forward, has come forward with a matching gift challenge. Your contribution now will be worth double and will allow us to make the most of this generous offer to sustain our Stop Centennial Dam campaign. Details

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Join Us July 11th for River Ambassador Training

River Ambassadors are on the river every weekend working hard to cultivate a culture of environmentalism. If you are interested in joining the River Ambassador Program please attend our mid-season training on July 11. Details

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SYRCL is Hiring 3 Dedicated AmeriCorps Members — Apply Today!

SYRCL is seeking enthusiastic, conservation-minded people, willing to commit a year of service in the Sierra Nevada mountains of northern California, to protect the beautiful natural resources of the Yuba River watershed and to help build sustainable river communities. Deadline to apply is July 25. Details

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2018 Hammon Bar Monitoring Update

Hammon Bar was the first restoration project in the Lower Yuba River and today it serves as proof that floodplain restoration along the river can work. Details

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Come and Play: River Ambassador Opening Day

Starting Saturday, May 26, throughout the rest of the season, you will be seeing River Ambassadors at your favorite South Yuba River crossing to educate visitors and protect our Yuba. Details

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Restoration Volunteer Opportunities on the Lower Yuba this Spring

The Hallwood Side Channel and Floodplain Restoration Project is many years in the making and we cannot wait for it to officially begin this April. We can’t do it without volunteers. Join us for these upcoming volunteer field days. Details

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Centennial Dam Watchdogs Rally for the Bear River

Last week SYRCL, the Foothills Water Network, the Sierra Club and Dam Watchdogs rallied for the Bear River in Sacramento. Together, we sent the California Water Commission (CWC) a hearty dose of appreciation. Details

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Volunteer Registration Open Through December 31

Volunteer registration for the 16th Anniversary of the Wild & Scenic Film Festival closes December 31st, and we still have several volunteer opportunities left. Be a part of the five nights and four days of Wild & Scenic magic—join the fest team today! Details

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