Upcoming Truckee River Service Opportunities (6/25)

The Truckee River Watershed Council‘s latest service opportunities are listed below. One is this Saturday, so mark your calendars! 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 …

June 3 cleanup

After the May 27 cleanup along the south side of the Truckee River from Wells Avenue to Aces Ballpark, Northern Nevada HOPES and Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful decided a northern shore sweep would also be necessary, and on Wednesday, June 3, that cleanup was implemented. This sweep began at the north side of the Wells Avenue bridge …

May 27 cleanup

On Wednesday, May 27, Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful and Northern Nevada HOPES performed a Truckee River cleanup from Wells Avenue to Aces Ballpark along the south side of the river. The volunteers found 25 syringes along with other items that, in total, amounted to 438 grams. A lot of needles were collected, but the group …

Kick-off Meeting

The kick-off meeting for the One Truckee River Management Plan was a success. On Thursday, May 21, 2015, stakeholders from many different organizations gathered to discuss the vision and future of the Truckee River. Participants began by sharing personal insights of their experiences along the river. Examples included recreation (fly fishing, biking, hiking), water supply, …