River Steward volunteers help with habitat restoration, removal of invasive exotic plants, trail maintenance, and river cleanup events. The River Stewards program is great for groups or individuals. No prerequisites or long term commitments are necessary; just sign up and be ready to enjoy a day in the San Joaquin River Parkway.
If you plan to attend an upcoming volunteer day, please remember the following:
Feel free to contact us for additional group volunteering opportunities.
"I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in" John Muir
November 17, 2018 Floodplain Planting at Fresno's River West
Join us as we plant native elderberry trees to restore the floodplains of the San Joaquin River. This event will run from 9:00am until 12:00pm and is suitable for groups and individuals of all ages. All equipment is provided.
December 15, 2018 Tree Planting at Fresno's River West
Join us as we plant native native trees and shrubs to restore a former gravel mining pond. This event will run from 9:00am until 12:00pm and is suitable for groups and individuals of all ages. All equipment is provided.