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News and Announcements

Preliminary Agenda, May 20, 2021 Wildlife Conservation Board Meeting

Friday, April 16, 2021

The Preliminary Agenda (PDF) is available for the Wildlife Conservation Board meeting on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. The public is welcome.

April 22, 2021 Wildlife Conservation Board Stream Flow Enhancement Program Board Meeting

Monday, April 12, 2021

The Wildlife Conservation Board will meet on April 22, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. The public and Board members will participate via Zoom.

Please click on the link below to join the webinar:

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Passcode: 934294

See link opens in new windowFull Agenda (PDF) for more information.

Lower American River Conservancy Program – 2021 Proposal Solicitation Notice

Thursday, April 1, 2021

The Wildlife Conservation Board’s 2021 Proposal Solicitation Notice (PSN) for the Lower American River Conservancy Program is now available. Proposals for implementation projects and land acquisitions that result in enduring benefits to the lower American River Parkway are encouraged. The primary focus is on projects that improve the quality of water that flows into and within the American River Parkway and projects that restore or enhance fish and wildlife habitat and other natural resources.

Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m., Pacific Daylight Time, on May 14, 2021. For questions, contact the Lower American River Conservancy Program at LARCP@wildlife.ca.gov.

Lower American River Conservancy Program 2021 PSN Consultation Opportunity

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

The Wildlife Conservation Board is preparing to release the 2021 PSN for the Lower American River Conservancy Program (Program) on April 1. Now is the time to discuss your project ideas with WCB staff and to ask questions about the Program, priorities, and process. The project consultation period will be open through March 31. See the link opens in new windowConsultation Announcement (PDF) for more information. Visit the Program web page for more information and helpful resources that will help potential applicants navigate the Program and know what to expect for the 2021 PSN.

This year’s PSN will not include a pre-application. The consultation period is currently the best opportunity to ask questions and get feedback. We look forward to hearing from you!

February 25, 2021 Wildlife Conservation Board Meeting Results

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

The Wildlife Conservation Board approved expenditures of $33.97 million for 39 projects at its meeting on February 25, 2021.

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Physical Address: 1700 9th Street, 4th Floor, Sacramento, CA 95811
Mailing Address: Wildlife Conservation Board c/o CDFW, P.O. Box 944209, Sacramento, CA 94244-2090
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