Truckee River Day

 

Be part of what started it all

It was that first Truckee River Day in 1996 that spawned today’s Truckee River Watershed Council. Since then thousands of nature-lovers have shown up yearly with their gumboots, buckets, shovels and smiles to take on 100s of restoration projects throughout the watershed.

Work along side your friends—and make new ones—as together we:

  • restore designated sites
  • plant native vegetation
  • mulch sensitive areas
  • repair our mountain home

Thank you to everyone for your support of the 23rd Annual Truckee River Day & Fair! Special thanks to our Group Leaders, partners, funders, and volunteers. Approximately 400 volunteers completed restoration work at 8 sites this year. We planted native vegetation, improved meadow conditions, and protected sensitive areas. Watch for our newsletter in the coming weeks for photos and results.

Save the Date! The 24th Annual Truckee River Day – October 20, 2019

 

More information below

Truckee River Day Fast Facts

When: Rain or shine on Sunday, October 20th, 2019

Start times at 9am or 11am to approximately 2:30pm

Where: Various locations throughout the watershed
Contact: Michele Prestowitz at 530.550.8760 x4# or mprestowitz@truckeeriverwc.org

 

River Fair at Granite Flat Campground on Highway 89 South, 1 to 4pm
Family fun for everyone

  • Live music and entertainment
  • Environmental education activities
  • Art projects
  • Food and treats

Don’t miss the Lahontan cutthroat trout release at 3pm!

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