Friends of Stone Lakes News

Nature Bowl 2021

April 20, 2021, 7:00:00 AM

Nature Bowl 2021

New format for Nature Bowl 2021 !

Public Comment on Proposed Northstate Hospital

February 13, 2021, 8:00:00 AM

Public Comment on Proposed Northstate Hospital

Join Friends of Stone Lakes NWR in voicing your opinion.

Upcoming Guided Activities

January 25, 2021, 8:00:00 AM

Upcoming Guided Activities

All group activities at the Refuge are on hold due to COVID-19.

2019 Annual Report

July 12, 2020, 7:00:00 AM

2019 Annual Report

We all know what a tumultuous year 2020 has been. It has taken us longer than usual to put it together, but here is a summary of what the Friends and Refuge did in 2019.

Delta Conveyance Scoping Comments

May 20, 2020, 7:00:00 AM

Delta Conveyance Scoping Comments

Friends of Stone Lakes NWR has submitted comments to the Department of Water Resources in regards to the Notice of Preparation for the Delta Conveyance Project.

Comment on CA Water Resilience Portfolio Initiative

October 1, 2019, 7:00:00 AM

Comment on CA Water Resilience Portfolio Initiative

On September 23, 2019 the Friends of Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge sent a comment letter to the California Water Resilience Portfolio Initiative. The Friends want to insure that concerns about the grave impacts to all species are addressed in the planning of infrastructure projects

Friends comment on proposed Medical Center

June 29, 2019, 7:00:00 AM

Friends comment on proposed Medical Center

The Friends of Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge has sent a comment letter to the City of Elk Grove Development Services Department regarding the proposed building of the the California Northstate University Medical Center.

Good Information from the Refuge

June 20, 2019, 7:00:00 AM

Good Information from the Refuge

Our Assistant Refuge Manager, Beatrix Treiterer, contributed information for this article in Estuary News. There is good information in here about why it is so important to protect Refuge habitat and the Delta in general!

Comment on Proposed Hospital

May 19, 2019, 7:00:00 AM

Comment on Proposed Hospital

Stone Lakes is an urban Refuge, and while that presents opportunity for more folks to conveniently experience good wildlife habitat, proximity to urban uses has led over the years to numerous threats to the Refuge's habitat and its wildlife.

Nature Bowl 2019

April 30, 2019, 7:00:00 AM

Nature Bowl 2019

Nature Bowl 2019 Semi-Finals hosted by Friends of the Refuge were held at Blue Heron Trails in Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge on April 30th and marked the 34th year for the California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s event.

KCRA 3 visits the Refuge

October 29, 2018, 7:00:00 AM

KCRA 3 visits the Refuge

Last week KCRA 3 news visited the Refuge and got a wonderful taste of what it has to offer. In case you missed their news report, here is a link to it. Enjoy!

Found a Baby Bird or Injured Wildlife?

June 9, 2016, 7:00:00 AM

Found a Baby Bird or Injured Wildlife?

The Refuge is not equipped to take in or care for injured or orphaned animals. Please contact the Wildlife Care Association at 916-965-WILD(9453). Thanks for caring about Sacramento's wildlife!

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