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26 05, 2017

Support our Student Ambassador Team!

By |2019-10-07T16:26:36-07:00May 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

May 26, 2017 Newsletter riversforchange.org   |   Blog   |              It is my honor to reach out to you today. Over 5 years ago I co-founded River for Change  with a vision to connect people, communities, and organizations to rivers through Source to Sea Adventure and educational outreach. I am proud to say that our [...]

31 01, 2016

It’s Fundraising Time for California 100 paddlers! Check out our TIPS!

By |2019-10-07T16:26:37-07:00January 31st, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

We're excited. We added 25 and 50 mile options this year to the California 100! We listened to y'all, because you wanted to race, but not necessarily for 100 miles. We got it, and changed some things this year. The California 100 will always be a pinnacle race for the [...]

20 10, 2015

Androscoggin River-SUP Source to Sea: Trip Post 3: The final frontier

By |2019-10-07T16:26:37-07:00October 20th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The final stretch- With clean clothes in our bags and a warm egg omelette breakfast to fuel us we departed Judy's to the put in at Festival Plaza in Auburn. After an interview with the local Sun Journal we said our bittersweet goodbyes to Judy and Deb who warmly sent us off bearing gifts from [...]

11 10, 2015

Androscoggin River-SUP source to sea: Trip post 1

By |2019-10-07T16:26:37-07:00October 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Rivers for Change board members Danielle Katz and Matt Palmariello are currently SUPing 190 miles Source to Sea down the Androscoggin River. Follow the journey on social media Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. The Androscoggin River starts near Errol, New Hampshire at Lake Umbagog and ends at the confluence with the Kennebec [...]

25 07, 2015

Columbia Gorge Fact Sheet and Action Items

By |2019-10-07T16:26:37-07:00July 25th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

This last week Rivers for Change helped host the first Gorge Paddling Festival in the Columbia River Gorge. It was an incredible event, filled with epic downwinders, the North American Downwind Championship, and the Wildside Relay. Connecting to a river and its communities, immersing oneself in its history, in its [...]

16 06, 2014

San Joaquin-Take 2: 2 years later

By |2019-10-07T16:26:37-07:00June 16th, 2014|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

By Danielle Katz There is a river that in its midst grows silent. It does not stagnate into a reservoir, nor trickle to a dreary end like the Colorado. Instead, it is siphoned laterally and horizontally into a complex web of aqueducts that mutes the river until some water is [...]

20 03, 2014

Sacramento River Watershed

By |2019-10-07T16:26:37-07:00March 20th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

“The Sacramento River Basin provides drinking water for residents of northern and southern California, supplies farmers with the lifeblood of California’s agricultural industry, and is a vital organ for hundreds of wildlife species, including four separate runs of Chinook salmon. It is also the home of more than 2 million [...]

24 02, 2014

Cow Patty Pageant 2014

By |2019-10-07T16:26:38-07:00February 24th, 2014|Blog, Events|0 Comments

The wind was gusting and it was dumping buckets of rain. Ironic considering this unusually dry winter but nobody could really complain. Instead there was an excited buzz, something more than the usual coffee and pre-race jitters, and excitement that only a big storm can bring. Despite the cold and [...]

27 08, 2013

New Populations of Native Plants found in the Delta!

By |2019-10-07T16:26:38-07:00August 27th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Scutellaria lateriflora This last weekend Rivers for Change and the California Native Plant Society teamed up in the Delta to look for some Native Plants and we had some great finds on the trip - 2 populations of Hibiscus lasiocarps var. occidentalis, 1 population of [...]

1 07, 2013

What a success!

By |2019-10-07T16:26:38-07:00July 1st, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

For those of you who missed all our successful events in May, let's give a quick recap. We joined the River Exchange for a few Restoration Days on the Upper Sacramento and the Klamath in which we pulled some mighty invasive plants. You can view some photos here. We then [...]

23 05, 2013

California 100 and Rivers for Change making history

By |2019-10-07T16:26:38-07:00May 23rd, 2013|Blog, Events, Press|Comments Off on California 100 and Rivers for Change making history

We have 102 registered participants in the first California 100! An ultra distance paddle race down the Sacramento River from Redding to Chico. It is a fundraiser for the non-profit Rivers for Change who is working to engage, collaborate and promote conservation through adventure. Recently in the Press : May 22, 2013: California's [...]

27 03, 2013

Weaving Conservation and Cultural Preservation on the Klamath River

By |2019-10-07T16:26:38-07:00March 27th, 2013|Blog|Comments Off on Weaving Conservation and Cultural Preservation on the Klamath River

In following RFC’s mission to strengthen peoples’ connection to rivers and waterways, we are often incredibly inspired by the work of other organizations that further river conservation and community engagement. The Klamath River #WaterWrites Mural Project is one such source of inspiration. Water Writes Klamath Mural Video Born from a [...]

3 03, 2013

Joining the Herd for the 21st Cow Patty Pageant!

By |2019-10-07T16:26:38-07:00March 3rd, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Rivers for Change hosted a successful 21st Cow Patty Pageant Paddle Race on February 2nd! We had a fabulous turn out and almost matched our record number of paddlers with 51 people out on the beautiful Estero Americano. Race results can be viewed here. 2013 CPP Results If you haven't checked seen some of [...]