Established in 2014, the Walker Basin Conservancy (WBC) is leading the effort to restore and maintain Walker Lake while protecting agricultural, environmental and recreational interests in the Walker Basin.
Protecting agriculture interests through a variety of projects to help support and sustain the economic livelihoods of those who live and work in the basin.
Restoring and maintaining Walker Lake and protecting environmental and habitat interests throughout the entire Walker Basin.
Increasing public access and encouraging recreation from the Walker River headwaters to Walker Lake.
News and Updates
July 16, 2018- Storage Water Lease Available to End of Irrigation Season
WBC is Making Available Approximately 3,000 Acre-Feet of Storage Water
Storage Water Auction Bid Form
July 3, 2018- WBC Announces AmeriCorps Member Position
WBC Announces AmeriCorps Restoration and Monitoring Member Position
June 6, 2018- WBC Job Announcement
WBC Announces Land Conservation Director Position
April 23, 2018- WBC Welcomes New Board Director
Meet WBC's New Board Director, John Patrick Rice
March 28, 2018- WBC Job Announcements
WBC Announces Conservation Technician Positions
November 6, 2017- Walker River State Recreation Area FAQ
FAQ About Nevada's Newest State Park
October 2, 2017- WBC Announced Winner of GREENevada Award
GREENevada Announces Winners of the Golden Pinecone Sustainability Awards 2017
July 19, 2017 - Nevada Department of Conservation & Natural Resources Press Release
Nevada receives donation of more than 12,000 acres for a new state park along the Walker River
July 18, 2017- Message from the Board
WBC Board's thank you for the collective work that made the Walker River State Recreation Area possible