Bringing back Truckee’s urban wetlands

We’re on it! By Matt Freitas, Program Manager For more than 20 years, the Truckee River Watershed Council (TRWC) has led hundreds of restoration projects to reverse land-use impacts and restore function to our wetlands and streams. Year by year,… Read more

Make a Ton of Difference

River-Friendly Landscaping By Eben Swain, Program Manager Did you know the average residential lot in our area loses one ton of soil per year?!? This is a major source of pollution in our streams and the Truckee River. Rainfall, snowmelt,… Read more

Restoring Wildflowers to Elizabethtown Meadow

We’re on it! By Kincade Stirek, Conservation Assistant For the past 20 years, the TRWC has spreadheaded hundreds of restoration projects that reverse historic land-use impact. And the recent Elizabethtown Meadow project (lead by Beth Christman and in partnership with… Read more