Smith River Alliance

Protecting land and water, restoring habitat, and stewarding the Smith River for future generations.

Our Work

Watershed Protection

Working to safeguard the Smith River watershed using advocacy, education and acquisition of key inholdings. [Learn More]

Fish Monitoring

Fish monitoring plays an important role in our efforts to protect and restore the Smith watershed. [Learn More]


Removing salmon barriers, improving riparian habitat and removing invasive plants across watershed. [Learn More]

Latest News

Summer 2018 Volunteer Fish Count Results Available!

With the help of 80 volunteers, 75 of which conducted the surveys, 24 reaches were surveyed on August 11, 2018.  Survey highlights include: 2,418 coastal cutthroat trout, 8 summer steelhead trout, 78 steelhead half-pounders, 4 spring Chinook salmon, 116 rainbow trout...

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Live and Work on the South Fork Smith River

SRA owns Rock Creek Ranch, a 175 acre property located in a spectacular setting on the South Fork Smith River about 20 miles east of Crescent City. The ranch serves as a meeting-retreat destination and environmental education facility for children, youth and...

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