Aug
25
11:00am11:00am

Yoga Hooping and Slackline Workshop

This workshop is all about hula hooping, slacklines and yoga in the sunshine! Come out and try something new or hone your practice. There will be hula hoops, multiple slacklines of different lengths and yoga classes. 

This workshop is FREE but donations are gladly accepted and go directly to the instructors. 

Instructors: Ryan Evans and Catherine Wortmann

View Event →
Aug
12
11:00am11:00am

Stormwater Earthworks Workshop

In this workshop you will learn:
- How to read a landscape and plan stormwater measures
- Different types of stormwater earthworks and when to use them  
- How to build stormwater earthworks and the use of tools such as transit, bunyip water level, A frame

This workshop is FREE but donations are gladly accepted and go directly to the instructor. 

Instructor: Ryan Evans  

View Event →
Jul
15
11:00am11:00am

Wild Craft in the Sierra Workshop

In this workshop you will learn about:
- How to incorporate medicinal herbs into your lifestyle
- How to identify local native plants
- Sustainable harvest techniques
- How to make tinctures
- How to make herbal infusions
- What effects medicinal herbs have on the body

This workshop is FREE but donations are gladly accepted and go directly to the instructor. 

Instructor: Jami Wolf 

View Event →
Jul
8
10:30am10:30am

Cob Workshop

This workshop will cover: 
- Intro to basic natural building techniques  
- Alternative rain water catchments
- Getting dirty, making cob and repairing the Mountain Sage rain collector. 

This workshop is FREE to the public but donations are gladly accepted and go directly to the instructors. 

Instructors: Charles Upton and Raven Aguilar
 

View Event →
Jun
10
9:00am 9:00am

Aimee / Haas Co-op Project

This project will consist of constructing preliminary earthworks for a food forest irrigated by a branched drain and laundry to landscape greywater system. Educational concepts to be covered include:
 planning of water harvesting earthworks
 branched drain greywater system design
 laundry to landscape greywater system design

What to bring: Please wear closed toed shoes, work clothes, hat, sunscreen, a water bottle and lunch. Positive attitude required, refreshments, snacks and post project beer will be provided by host.

Where: House is located 5 minutes from downtown Groveland. Address to be disclosed with RSVP

This is the first co-op project of 2017 to earn co-op hours and space is limited. RSVP: charles@sierrawatershedprogressive.com

View Event →
May
6
5:30pm 5:30pm

Wild and Scenic Film Festival

Tuolumne County Resource Conservation District presents The Wild and Scenic Film Festival

Films to be screened include:

For more info go to:  https://www.wildandscenicfilmfestival.org/events/tuolumne-county-resource-conservation-district/

View Event →
Enhancing Stream Flows to Support Anadromous Fish
Apr
25
7:30am 7:30am

Enhancing Stream Flows to Support Anadromous Fish

Tri-County FISH Team and California Department of Fish and Wildlife present:
Enhancing Stream Flows to Support Anadromous Fish Voluntary Stream Flow Enhancement Technical Training

April 25, 2017, 1pm-5pm

AGENDA:
1:00 Welcome and Introductions – Natasha Lohmus, CDFW, and Steph Wald, Central Coast Salmon Enhancement
1:15 Onsite Water Conservation and Watershed Evaluation – Regina Hirsch, Sierra Watershed Progressive
2:15 Water Law, Voluntary Water Transactions, and Instream Transfers – Tom Hicks, Hicks Law
3:00 Landowner Outreach and Coordination – Moe Gomez, South Coast Habitat Restoration
3:45 Stream Flow Enhancement Programs – Brian Cary, Wildlife Conservation Board, and Natasha Lohmus, CDFW
4:15 Tour La Casa de Maria – Regina Hirsch
5:00 Wine Reception

View Event →
Nov
1
to Nov 3

Localizing California Waters Conference

The Localizing California Waters Conference focuses on all aspects of integrated Water Reuse and LID techniques: Stormwater, Rainwater, Greywater, Blackwater, California Water Reuse Policy, and Watershed Management

On-site tours will cover inspection and hands-on construction of LID systems.

http://www.californiawaterreuse.org/

http://www.californiawaterreuse.org/

View Event →
Oct
27
to Oct 28

Steelhead Summit

  • Salmonid Restoration Federation (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

SRF will host the 2nd Steelhead Summit October 27 - 28, 2016 in San Luis Obispo, CA. The agenda will highlight adaptive genomic variation, steelhead recovery planning, coastal monitoring status reports, fish passage planning, and water conservation efforts. The full-day symposium will be followed by field tours to restoration sites that showcase fish passage improvements and water conservation projects.

http://calsalmon.org/programs/steelhead-summit/2nd-steelhead-summit

View Event →