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Putah Creek News

10 April 2017
The Big Day of Giving (BigDOG) returns in 2017 on Thursday, May 4th from midnight-to-midnight. BigDOG is an annual 24-hour online fundrasing event that...
02 April 2017
Putah Creek Council is pleased to announce our new Putah Creek Champion award, this year to be presented jointly to Bill Julian, Joe Krovoza, Brett Moffatt,...
27 March 2017
Putah Creek Council’s Board of Directors announces our new Executive Director, Kent Anderson.

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.

Lower Putah Creek Restoration Planning

The Lower Putah Creek Coordinating Committee (LPCCC) and California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) are developing conceptual habitat enhancement plans for Lower Putah Creek from Monticello Dam to the Yolo Bypass. This planning project will have significant public input so that future projects on Lower Putah Creek are scientifically sound and community-supported.

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.

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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