Wild & Scenic Rivers

Water Board Explores Suction Dredge Mining in Wild Rivers
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Water Board Proposes to Prohibit Suction Dredge Mining In All Mercury Impaired Waters But Many National and State Parks, Wildlife Refuges, Wild & Scenic Rivers, and Even Military Reservations Will…

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The long work of designating a wild river – Dinkey Creek
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By Steve Evans, CalWild Wild Rivers Director Thirty years ago, a handful of local activists in Fresno calling itself the Dinkey Alliance, produced a 14 page report making the case…

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Watch our HD fly-overs on Mono Creek and Dinkey Creek!
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We’re always looking for new ways to share the amazing experience of wild places with our supporters – especially in the era of limited public gatherings. CalWild deals in large…

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Dinkey Creek Roof Pendent Geological Area Hike
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This hike packs a lot in over a short hiking distance – a unique geological area, one of the few segments of Dinkey Creek determined eligible for the National Wild…

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Great Community Hike to San Joaquin River Gorge
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CalWild, in collaboration with Fresno Building Healthy Communities (BHC), American Whitewater (AW), Friends of the San Joaquin River Gorge(FrOG), and staff of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), recently led…

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Executive Director’s Report, Feb 2020
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Announcing CalWild’s Public Lands Equity and Resilience Program By Chris Morrill, Executive Director The conservation community launched the modern environmental movement. It was the catalyst for many of the environmental…

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House Passes Legislation To Protect More Than A Million Acres of California Wildlands And Rivers
House Passes Legislation To Protect More Than A Million Acres of California Wildlands And Rivers 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition

Two days before Valentine’s Day, the U.S. House of Representatives approved an early gift of love to California’s public wild lands and rivers and those who cherish them. On February…

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Our Three Bills Headed for a House Vote
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The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote on H.R. 2546, the Protecting America’s Wilderness Act, as early as Wednesday, February 12th. Until that time, we’re urging supporters to write…

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Executive Director’s Report, Jan 2020
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Elevating conservation in the climate change conversation By Chris Morrill, Executive Director Over the last year and a half, the urgency surrounding the climate change conversation has increased dramatically. In…

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