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News and Announcements

Lower American River Conservancy Program November 2023 Parkway Tour

Tuesday, November 28, 2023

The Advisory Committee of the Lower American River Conservancy Program will meet November 30, 2023, 8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., for our fourth tour of the lower American River Parkway (Parkway). We will meet at three locations between Hazel Avenue and Sunrise Boulevard to view current conditions of the Parkway and learn about potential and current community investment sites.

Members of the public are invited to participate. All participants are responsible for their own transportation, water, and lunch. Parking will be free at each location. Carpooling is encouraged. A couple sites include a short walk on a dirt trail. Please wear comfortable walking shoes and outdoor attire.

See Tour Agenda (PDF) for more information. Please complete the online registration form by November 29. A link to the registration form is on the agenda.

November 15, 2023 Wildlife Conservation Board Meeting Results

Friday, November 17, 2023

The Wildlife Conservation Board approved $116.6 million in grants to 37 projects at its quarterly meeting on November 15, 2023.

Press Release

Job Opportunity at WCB

Thursday, November 16, 2023

Come work for the Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB) and help secure California's conservation legacy! Over its 76-year history, WCB has invested over $3 billion to conserve and restore California's precious natural resources. WCB is seeking a Staff Services Manager II to continue this work as the Chief of Administration that leads the Administrative Services Unit overseeing budgets, accounting, contracts, personnel, and other traditional state administrative functions. Knowledge of bond funds and granting helpful. Telework options available. Apply by December 4, 2023.

For more information, contact Rebecca.Fris@wildlife.ca.gov.

November 15, 2023 Wildlife Conservation Board Meeting

Thursday, November 2, 2023

The Wildlife Conservation Board will meet on November 15, 2023 at 9:00 a.m. Note this meeting will also be available via Zoom.

California Natural Resources Agency, First Floor Auditorium
715 P Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

Public is welcome!

See Full Agenda (PDF) for more information.

The Wildlife Conservation Board today announced Dr. Jennifer Norris as its new Executive Director

Monday, October 16, 2023

California Natural Resources Agency Deputy Secretary Becomes First Female Executive Director in 76-Year History of WCB.

Press Release

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