California Coastal Cleanup Day – Sept. 17

  Please join us on Saturday, September 17, 2022 Time: 9 am to 12 pm Location: South Beach and multiple other locations Meet in front of Schmidt’s House of Jambalaya (110 Anchor Way, Crescent City, CA 95531) RSVP HERE!   The Smith River Alliance, in...

Jonas Minton – A True River Warrior

  Jonas Minton, an environmental advocate, water and river policy expert, fun-loving kayaker, and prankster has passed away. Jonas played a leading role, while at the California Department of Water Resources in securing the 1981 Federal Wild and Scenic River...

Earth Day Clean-Up a Huge Success!

Watershed Stories from the Smith River Alliance Newsletter Earth Day Clean-Up a Huge Success! The Smith River Alliance organized one of the it’s most successful coastal cleanups to date! SRA staff were joined by community volunteers, students from the Del Norte High...

Elk Creek Watershed – A Coastal Gem

Watershed Stories from the Smith River Alliance Newsletter Elk Creek Watershed – A Coastal Gem Smith River Alliance is pleased to share the Elk Creek Restoration Feasibility Study Final Report with you! The Elk Creek watershed is a small (4,735 acres) coastal...

Protecting Rock Creek Ranch from Wildfire

Watershed Stories from the Smith River Alliance Newsletter Protecting Rock Creek Ranch from Wildfire This past Fall, the Smith River Alliance implemented the first phase of a fuel reduction project at Rock Creek Ranch. The main purpose of the project is to restore a...

Congress Holds Hearing on Smith River Act

Watershed Stories from the Smith River Alliance Newsletter Congress Holds Hearing on Smith River Act Last month, the House Natural Resources Committee, Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands held a hearing on the Smith River National Recreation Area...