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Volunteer Citizen Scientist Coordinator Needed to Monitor Water Quality

The SARSAS Citizen Scientist Coordinator organizes the SARSAS water quality monitoring program using volunteers to test water quality at points along Auburn Ravine. In this program SARSAS joins with other organizations in California and across the country that use water quality monitoring as a tool

Pescatore Winery Fundraising Dinner for SARSAS

DON’T WAIT! Wild Salmon or Tri-Tip Dinner Wine Dinners BENEFIT DINNERS FOR SARSAS Hosted by Pescatore Winery on Ridge Road in Newcastle ENTREES – CHOOSE WILD SALMON OR TRI-TIPS DINNERS SATURDAY, JUNE 9, 2017 AT 6 pm Pescatore Winery, 7065 Ridge Rd. Newcastle 95658 $50

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed to help Robert Hane restore North Ravine, the four and a half miles long main tributary of Auburn Ravine, for salmon and steelhead spawning. If you would like to help in some way, call him at 530 885 3005 or cell cell 530


Working with many individuals, agencies and groups, SARSAS has overseen salmon reaching Turkey Creek Golf Course where another NID dam, Hemphill Dam, blocks upstream migration. Getting salmon some twenty-two miles up the Auburn Ravine to Hemphill Dam started with NOAA Special Agent Don Tanner working