Salmon and Water Conservation in Sacramento Schools

Public Outreach, Education, and Landowner Recruitment

Outreach / Education
Project ID724809
Recovery DomainsCentral Valley
Start Date05/30/2016
End Date03/22/2018
Year2015
StatusCompleted
Last Edited11/05/2021
 
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Description    


The South Yuba River Citizens League (SYRCL) provided 164 total assemblies to 9,605 total students at 24 schools in the Sacramento Region in the 2016-17 and 2017-18 school year. The assembly program, which has been ongoing since the early 2000’s, is designed to teach children to understand the linkages between their personal actions to conserve water and the protection of salmon in their watershed. The program utilizes curriculum, audience participation, slides, hands-on demonstrations, and fun stories to keep students and teachers engaged.

Project Benefit    


Educate students on salmonid protection.

Accomplishments

Metric Completed Originally
Proposed

Funding Details

SourceFunds
State$92,310
Report Total:$92,310


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Worksites

7211077    


  • Worksite Identifier: 7211077
  • Start Date:
  • End Date:
Area Description
SYRCL Headquaters

Location Information

  • Basin: Lower Sacramento
  • Subbasin:
  • Watershed:
  • Subwatershed:
  • State: California
  • Recovery Domain: Central Valley
  • Latitude: 39.258853
  • Longitude: -121.017294

ESU

  • Central Valley Spring-run ESU
  • Central Valley Fall and Late Fall-run Chinook Salmon ESU
  • California Central Valley Steelhead DPS
  • Sacramento River Winter-run Chinook Salmon ESU

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Metrics

Metrics
  • F.0 Public Outreach, Education, and Landowner RecruitmentY (Y/N)
    •      . . F.0.a Outreach, Education and Recruitment funding 192,199.00
    •      . . F.0.b.1 Amount of habitat protected -- acres .0
    •      . . F.0.b.2 Number of watersheds protected 0
    •      . . F.0.c Habitat treatments leveraged (LOV)
    •      . . F.0.d Value of treatments leveraged .00
    •      . . F.0.e Restoration projects proposed 0
    •      . . F.1 Outreach / Education ProjectY (Y/N)
      •      . . . . F.1.a Outreach/ Education funding 92,309.93
      •      . . . . F.1.b Number of volunteers solicited 0
      •      . . . . F.1.c Donations for habitat .00
      •      . . . . F.1.h Outreach events conductedY (Y/N)
        •      . . . . . . F.1.h.1 Number of Outreach/Education Events 164
      •      . . . . F.1.j Presentation at educational institutionsY (Y/N)
        •      . . . . . . F.1.j.1 Number of educational institutions 24
        •      . . . . . . F.1.j.2 Number of students 9,605