SARA Issues

Land Issues

American River Parkway & Regional Parks

May 10th Regional Parks Strategic Workshop

SARA Board Resolution re Regional Parks

SARA position brochure regarding threat to Regional Parks

American River Parkway Corridor Combining Zone

Township 9

County Regional Parks has proposed Group Activity and Special Event Procedures for the American River Parkway. SARA comments on the Regional Parks Proposal can be found HERE. (Updated 11/16/2013)

SARA has repeatedly communicated to Regional Parks its disagreement with Regional Parks' application of the American River Parkway Plan that is contained in the Group Activity and Special Event Procedures proposed by Regional Parks for the American River Parkway. Links to the documents produced by SARA for particular permits can be obtained HERE. (Updated 11/16/2013)

County Board of Supervisors adopts new fee schedule, ignores SARA's concerns. Read more.

Water Issues

Does a river need water? How the law should protect flows on the American River (Purpose and Intent of Fish and Game Code Section 5937, The Public Trust and In Good Condition By Felix Smith)

California Water Rights and the Public Trust Doctrine

American River Flow Standard (update in progress)

Westlands Selenium Petition (update in progress)