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Putah Creek News

29 November 2016
This year the Putah Creek Council Board of Directors was blessed to have several applicants. In November, the board selected the following new members for one...
01 November 2016
Make your way to the creek with friends and family during Thanksgiving weekend to observe salmon. The Los Rios check dam boards will be lifted and salmon attraction flows will commence on November 15.
03 October 2016
Putah Creek Council seeks an experienced leader to usher our organization into our fourth decade of advocacy, education, and community-based stewardship.

Native Plant Nursery

The Lower Putah Creek Coordinating Committee, Putah Creek Council, and CAL FIRE's L.A. Moran Reforestation Center are partners in a native plant nursery to propagate local ecotypes for habitat enhancement and restoration work in the Putah Creek watershed.

Putah Creek Council Oral History

Putah Creek Council turned 25 years old in 2013 and our board of directors and many generous supporters provided the funding to record this impressive history for future generations of creek advocates.

North Davis Channel

The North Davis Riparian Greenbelt project will enhance habitat along a 1.25 mile section of an urban storm water channel in north Davis by replacing weeds with drought-tolerant native plants, establishing trees to shade the channel, and creating educational areas to learn about native plants and sustainable landscape management.

The Putah Creek Legacy

The 1989 drought put Putah Creek on the map, when its stream ran dry and the neighboring counties went to court. Today, after $12 million in restoration efforts, there's water for farmers and for fish — even amid another drought. As more communities face drought conditions, could the Putah Creek success story be repeated? A five part series by Elizabeth Case.

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