Walker Basin Conservancy is leading the effort to restore and maintain Walker Lake while protecting agricultural, environmental and recreational interests throughout 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 22, 2019- WBC Requests Legal Support
WBC Published a Request for Proposals for Legal Support Contractors
June 20, 2019- WBC Requests Proposals for Single Audit
WBC Published a Request for Professional Services to Perform a Single Audit for the Conservancy
April 16, 2019- Major Milestone Met in Effort to Restore Walker Lake
Walker River Decree Court Confirms Protection of Water Rights for Walker Lake
February 26, 2019- WBC’s Executive Director Releases Statement
WBC’s Executive Director, Jeff Bryant, Released a Statement Regarding the House’s Recent Vote to Fully Reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund
February 12, 2019- WBC’s Executive Director Releases Statement
WBC’s Executive Director, Jeff Bryant, Released a Statement Regarding Senate’s Recent Vote on the Land and Water Conservation Fund
November 1, 2018- WBC Announces Water Acquisition
WBC Completes First Water Acquisition Since 2016 for the Restoration of Walker Lake
April 23, 2018- WBC Welcomes New Board Director
Meet WBC's New Board Director, John Patrick Rice
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
Resources and reports
May 21, 2019- Sustainable Agriculture Pilot Project Economic Impacts Analysis
Read the full WestWater Research Economic Impacts Analysis of the Sustainable Agriculture Pilot Project