The Walker Basin Restoration Program
The Walker Basin Restoration Program (WBRP) aims to restore and maintain the Walker Lake and River system in partnership with local communities, irrigators, agencies and organizations.
The program will support acquisition and leasing of water from willing sellers, as well as associated conservation, stewardship and research activities. The Program is managed by the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF), a federally chartered non-profit organization established in 1984 to further the conservation and management of the nation’s fish, wildlife, plant and habitat resources for present and future generations. Continue reading.
Current News & Upcoming Events
June 22, 2015
Information on Visiting Rafter 7 Ranch
The Walker Basin Conservancy is currently looking to fill the following positions:
Walker River Basin-wide perspective of real-time streamflow and lake and reservoir storage capacity.
- Supplemental Groundwater Statement
- Walker Basin Agricultural Activities
- Walker Basin Restoration Program Projections
WRID denies Mono request prompted by NFWF inquiries
September 16, 2015
WRID board confirms appeal of court ruling
August 12, 2015