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.

HOW WE WORK

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Agriculture

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.

Environment

Restoring and maintaining Walker Lake and protecting environmental and habitat interests throughout the entire Walker Basin.

Recreation

Increasing public access and encouraging recreation from the Walker River headwaters to Walker Lake.     
 

 
 

WBC UPDATES

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News and Updates

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

August 4, 2017-  Video: Native Seed Collection
Native Seed Collecting with the Leger Lab at the University of Nevada, Reno

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

 

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