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Riverlands Newsletter

2016 Spring - Issue 35
WRC Boosts Efforts to Recover Idaho's Salmon River; Blue Creek One Step Closer to Completion; Effort Now Underway on Upper Rio Grande; Conserving an Oasis in the Mojave Desert

2015 Winter - Issue 34
Catalyst for Conservation in San Luis Valley; New Effort to Protect Desert Lifeline; Victory for Columbia and Snake River Salmon; Rare Wildlife Corridor Conserved

2015 Summer - Issue 33
Effort Begins to Save a Stretch of a Legendary Oregon Stream; WRC Commits to Purchase Vital Reach of Mojave River; WRC Buys Last Unprotected Reach of Fossil Creek; Expanded Effort to Protect Salmon Stronghold

2015 Spring - Issue 32
Globally Important Sanctuary Expanded in Klamath-Siskiyou; WRC Buys Ranch to Secure John Day River Access; Prized Stretch of Yampa Now Conserved and Public; WRC Completes "Chahalpam" on North Santiam

2014 Fall - Issue 31
Explanding our Efforts on Oregon's Wild John Day River; A New Initiative on the Mighty Rio Grande; Viewshed Forever Protected on the Salmon River; Completing Conservation of an Arizona Treasure

2014 Spring - Issue 30
Big Mammals, Rare Trout and a National Scenic Trail; WRC Expands “Chahalpam” for Imperiled Fish and Wildlife; Recovery Efforts Continue on Key Salmon Stream; One Step Closer to Re-watering the “Little Cim”

2013 Fall - Issue 29
Big Gains on Blue Creek and the Klamath River; WRC Opens New Access on Upper Yampa; Adding More Land to the Dominguez-Escalante NCA; Catherine Creek, Oregon: New Project for Salmon and Steelhead

2013 Summer - Issue 28
A Vision Realized on Oregon's John Day River; Conservation Milestone at Cross Mountain Canyon; Restoring a Watershed in the Idaho Panhandle; Hope for Salmon and Steelhead on North Santiam
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Riverlands Express

December 2014
Sarvis Creek, Colorado

December 2014
Big Sheep Creek, Washington

December 2014
Salmon River, Idaho

July 2014
Thirtymile Creek, Oregon

July 2014
Big Sheep Creek, Washington

July 2014
FishPond and Chaco Partnership

February 2014
Klamath River, California

February 2014
Catherine Creek, Oregon
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Pleasanton Fly Fishing Show

February 21, 2014

Visit with Western Rivers Conservancy at the Pleasanton Fly Fishing Show on February 21st, 22nd & 23rd.
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Press Releases

Western Rivers Conservancy Award for Sandy River Recreation Projects

October 31, 2014

The Public Lands Foundation presented the Western Rivers Conservancy (WRC) with a 2014 Landscape Certificate of Appreciation for work along the Sandy River.
Oregon’s Newest State Park Opens Next Week on the John Day River

September 18, 2013

Western Rivers Conservancy and OPRD conserve 16,000 acres along the West’s longest free-flowing river.
On the Yampa River, New Public Access and a Sanctuary for Fish and Wildlife

July 26, 2013

The entrance to Cross Mountain Canyon and 2.5 miles of the Yampa River immediately upstream have been permanently
Rare Willamette Valley Salmon and Steelhead Habitat Protected

June 5, 2013

On the North Santiam River, Western Rivers Conservancy and the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde permanently conserve two miles of outstanding riverlands.
Western Rivers Conservancy Announces New President

February 25, 2013

Western Rivers Conservancy (WRC), the West’s leader in river conservation through land acquisition, announced a smooth transition
Dominguez-Escalante National Conservation Area Secures 400 Additional Acres

June 5, 2012

A 400-acre inholding along the Gunnison River in the Dominguez-Escalante National Conservation Area is now in public hands.....
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Launches ‘Wild Rivers’ Campaign

June 4, 2012

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.—a pioneer in sustainability and craft brewing—announced today the launch of “Wild Rivers.”
Lower Deer Creek Falls - Protected at Last

April 2, 2012

Western Rivers Conservancy and the Northern California Regional Land Trust announced today the permanent conservation.....
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