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
September 15, 2018 Great Sierra River Cleanup at Sycamore Island
Join us as we celebrate 10 years of the Great Sierra River Cleanup by continuing our efforts to better the San Joaquin River Parkway. The Great Sierra River Cleanup is the premier volunteer event focused on removing trash and restoring the health of waterways throughout the Sierra Nevada Region. This cleanup is an annual event held in conjunction with California Coastal Cleanup Day to encourage good stewardship from the Sierras to the sea. This event will run from 8:00am until 11:00am and is suitable for groups and individuals of all ages.