News and Announcements Archive

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  • May 20, 2020

The Wildlife Conservation Board is meeting today at 10:00 a.m. via Skype or teleconference.

See link opens in new windowFull Agenda (PDF) for more information. For those that cannot see the PowerPoint via Skype, link opens in new windowview the PowerPoint Presentation here (PDF).

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  • May 18, 2020

The Wildlife Conservation Board's link opens in new window2020 Proposal Solicitation Notice (PDF) (PSN) for Wildlife Corridor and Fish Passage Projects is now available. Proposed projects may be planning or implementation projects to construct, repair, modify, or remove transportation infrastructure or water resources infrastructure improving passage for wildlife or fish. PSN priorities include construction of wildlife overcrossings and undercrossings, restoration or enhancement of natural habitats that provide a visual screen in wildlife corridors, removal of instream impediments to fish passage, and installation of measures that allow migratory fish to go under, around or over passage barriers.

All applicants must complete the online Pre-Application by 5:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time on June 11, 2020. WCB will then invite select applicants to submit full proposals. For questions regarding this PSN, please contact WCBcorridors@wildlife.ca.gov.

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  • May 7, 2020

The Wildlife Conservation Board will meet May 20, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

Consistent with Governor Newsom’s Executive Order N-29-20, the public and Board members will participate in the meeting via Skype or teleconference.

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

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  • May 1, 2020

The Advisory Committee of the Lower American River Conservancy Program will meet on May 13, 2020, 1:00 p.m.

Consistent with Governor Newsom's Executive Order N-29-30, Advisory Committee members and the public will participate in the meeting via Skype or teleconference. 

Please refer to the link opens in new windowLARCP Advisory Committee Agenda (PDF) for meeting details.

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  • April 27, 2020

The Wildlife Conservation Board is preparing to release the 2020 Public Access Proposal Solicitation Notice (PSN) for the Public Access Program. Now is the time to discuss your project ideas with WCB staff. The consultation period will be open until the release of the PSN in late spring. View the link opens in new windowConsultation Announcement (PDF) or go to the Public Access web page for more information.

Staff contact information is available in the Consultation Announcement and on the Public Access web page.

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  • April 21, 2020

The link opens in new windowPreliminary Agenda (PDF) is available for the next Wildlife Conservation Board meeting on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

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  • April 17, 2020

In accordance with WCB’s Appraisal Review and Disclosure Policy, please see the link opens in new windowIndependent Review of Coyote Valley Landscape Linkage (Sobrato South) (PDF) property.

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  • April 13, 2020

The Wildlife Conservation Board’s 2020 link opens in new windowProposal Solicitation Notice (PDF) (PSN) for its Forest Conservation Program is now available. Proposed projects may include planning, implementation, or acquisition projects within the Sierra Nevada and Cascade Mountains in California. PSN priorities include meadow restoration, post-fire habitat recovery, and aspen stand restoration as well as acquisitions that protect meadows, migration corridors, or habitat connectivity.

All applicants must complete the online Pre-Application by 5:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time on May 7, 2020. WCB will then invite select applicants to submit full proposals. For questions regarding this PSN or the Program, please contact WCB’s Forest Conservation Program at Forests@wildlife.ca.gov.

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  • April 2, 2020

In light of recent developments due to COVID-19, the WCB Climate Adaptation and Resilience Program has extended the pre-application due date to Monday, April 13. Please submit pre-application forms as early as possible to account for the increased online traffic associated with stay at home policies.

View the Climate Adaptation and Resiliency Program for more details.

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  • March 24, 2020

Due to the circumstances regarding the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), the Wildlife Conservation Board is postponing the release of the 2020 Proposal Solicitation Notice for the Lower American River Conservancy Program until further notice. The link opens in new windowConsultation Announcement (PDF) has been updated. The consultation period will remain open until further notice – please contact WCB staff (contact information provided in the announcement).

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