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 A HUGE thank you to Dennis from the Cork and Fork for catering lunch to our river cleanup volunteers on the Chili Bar and Gorge trips! Your consistent support for  a healthy watershed and this program is what makes it a great success. Thank you!!!

The Nature Center will be closed on June 17th, July 15th, July 22nd, & July 29th for special events. 

American River Headwaters Acquisition Complete!

Salmon Falls Trailhead Project Updates

Purchase your Chili Bar River Park season pass here

South Fork American River Trail Featured in Sacramento Bee

Restoration Meets Culture at Ladies Valley



Our MissionThe American River Conservancy serves our communities by ensuring healthy ecosystems within the Upper American and Upper Cosumnes River watersheds through land conservation, stewardship and education.





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