Sierra Foothill Research and Extension Center
Sierra Foothill Research and Extension Center
Sierra Foothill Research and Extension Center
University of California
Sierra Foothill Research and Extension Center

Posts Tagged: Englebright

SFREC receives PG&E land to expand research

Photo: Bear Yuba Land Trust

Pacific Gas and Electric Company has donated 41 acres in Yuba County to the University of California as part of its land conservation commitment. The donation of the Narrows Unit to benefit UC's Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources was made in...

Posted on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 11:08 AM
Tags: Englebright (4), Natural Resources (11), SFREC (71), UCANR (42), Yuba River (7)

Collaborative Efforts Promote Healthy Ecosystems on the Lower Yuba River

Gravel injection on the lower Yuba River below Englebright dam

Summertime draws scores of people from the region to the Yuba River for a variety of reasons. Recreation is frequently the biggest attraction with cool water for swimming, shallow stretches for fishing, mild rapids for kayaking, and a variety of other...

Posted on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 9:57 AM
  • Author: Maddison Easley

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Yuba River - Photo courtesty of Ben Granholm

Just another beautiful day at the Sierra Foothill Research & Extension Center! SFREC is located just 60 miles north of Sacramento in Browns Valley, bordering both Englebright Lake and the Yuba River. For the latest and greatest happenings at SFREC...

Posted on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at 11:44 AM
  • Author: Megan G Osbourn
Tags: Englebright (4), Outdoor Recreation (5), Outreach (31), SFREC (71), Yuba River (7)

Yuba River Rehabilitation

Gravel & cobble is injected into the river to create better spawning habitat.

   Just keep swimming… just keep swimming… is the imagined mantra for the anadromous salmonids that are currently making their way up waterways statewide. However, many of these hardy fish struggle to find adequate spawning ground...

Posted on Monday, September 9, 2013 at 1:17 PM
  • Author: Maddison Easley
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