Watershed Wise

Learn about the health of your watershed and how you can have an impact on the quality of water in your community.

Thank you to our Watershed Wise Neighborhood Partners

 

 


Stonelake Community Residents

Stonelake Community Residents have a special opportunity to be part of a Watershed Wise Neighborhood. If you live in the Stonelake Community, you can find programs and services that will help you use water wisely, and keep your watershed healthy.

Join us on March 21st and April 18th for special events in your neighborhood! Help us plant native vegetation and remove garbage resulting in a healthier Sacramento River watershed. 

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Resources

Simple actions can make a big difference for the health of your watershed. Learn more about programs and services available in your area to help you become more watershed wise, river friendly and conservation minded. » Learn More »

Water Wisely

Watering your landscape often uses up to 30% of total home water use, so watering wisely is important. Trees are the most valuable asset in your yard and actually use less water than many other popular landscape features. Learn how to keep your trees healthy when converting to a low or no water use landscape by following the tips below.

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News See all

2017’s Big Day of Giving is 26 Days Away!

Starting at midnight on May 4th, the Sacramento region will come together for one Big Day of Giving -- a 24-hour giving challenge that lifts up lives and makes the Sacramento region a wonderful place.

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Watering Trees is Wise, Not Wasteful

Top 5 Trees for Spring Flowers

Greenprint Summit 2017: It's a Wrap!

Top 5 Trees for Attracting Wildlife

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Volunteer

We will reach our 5 million tree goal with your help. Volunteer with us to plant more trees where you live, work, and play.

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Dedicate a Tree

Planting a tree is one way to establish a living memorial that will bring peace, joy and security for generations. Likewise, the planting of a tree can be a gratifying act, which honors the memory of a friend or relative, or recognizes a special person or occasion.

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National Arbor Day Planting

Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, Elk Grove

Friday, April 28 9:00A - 2:30P

Come get dirty with us! We will be reforesting a portion of Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge by planting native seedlings along the edge of reclaimed agricultural lands in celebration of National Arbor Day! With your help, we hope to plant 750 new tree seedlings which will eventually provide habitat for local wildlife. This is a great event for everyone! Snacks and lunch will be provided.

This event is full. Please check back later to see if more spots are available.

Volunteer!

Planting and Site Care at the Bear River Habitat Trail

Saturday, May 13 9:00A - 12:00P

Join us in planting 250 new native trees, shrubs and other native plants at the Bear River Habitat Trail and provide care of the already existing trees, shrubs, and native plants previously planted by our volunteers. Once complete, the trail will provide a beautiful, shaded place for Plumas Lake's residents and visitors to walk and ride bicycles. The trail will also provide an important habitat corridor for wildlife.

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