The Truckee River Watershed Council has filled the month of June with opportunities to improve the Truckee River. Listed below are options to help our beloved river:

  • Aquatic Monitoring Field Collection: Volunteers will spend the morning monitoring stream health. This will include getting in the water to collect water quality and habitat data and stream insects. Equipment provided; locations vary. Contact Beth at 530-5508760 x1 to help out. Saturday, June 13 at 9 a.m.
  • Weed Warriors Steering Committee: Regular meeting for those involved in Weed Warriors program to advise and collaborate. Contact Jeannette Halderman at 530-550-8760 x6 for agenda items. Wednesday, June 17 at 10:30 a.m.
  • Weed Work Day – Boca Dam: Volunteers 10 and older will help control invasive weeds on Boca Hill. Lunch and tools for pulling weeds are provided; volunteers encouraged to bring gloves, hat, sunscreen and water. RSVP with Jeannette Halderman at 520-550-8760 x6 or jhalderman@truckeeriverwc.org by June 10. Thursday, June 18 at 10:00 a.m.
  • Water Quality Monitoring: The Adopt-A-Stream team will meet for hands-on water quality monitoring during a three-day period. Data will be used to identify restoration and and protection needs. Thursday-Sunday, June 18-20, 8:00 a.m.