April Board Meeting Postponed

Due to the Sacramento County / State of California stay-in-place orders to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the Conservancy’s regularly scheduled April 1st Board of Directors meeting has been moved to Wednesday, May 6 at 4:00 pm (2150 River Plaza Drive, 1st floor...
Lunch Time

Lunch Time

The great paradox of restoration ecology, and the work that The Conservancy does, is that the refuges and sanctuaries we design, build and manage are created for wildlife. The theory is that as wildlife is ever more displaced by urbanization, they need a safe place to...

February 5, 2020 Board Meeting Agenda

This is notice of a regular meeting of the Board of Directors of The Natomas Basin Conservancy on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at The Natomas Basin Conservancy, 2150 River Plaza Drive, Sacramento, California, first floor conference...

February 3, 2020 Compensation & Governance Committee Meeting

This is a notice of a meeting of the Compensation and Governance Committee of the Board of Directors of The Natomas Basin Conservancy on Monday, February 3, 2020 at 4:00 pm. The meeting will be held at the Conservancy’s office, 2150 River Plaza Drive, Suite 460,...
New land acquisition

New land acquisition

The latest Conservancy land acquisition, the “Richter tract,” adds 80 acres to the organization’s Central Basin Reserve Area. This is the portion of the Natomas Basin where rice production is the dominant land use. “This is a perfect acquisition for the...
It happens.

It happens.

Here we have a Red-tail hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) taking an American coot (Fulica americana) off the Conservancy’s flagship reserve, the BKS Tract. There are times when one hates to see this, and then there is the realization that if it’s not happening, the...

December 3, 2019 Compensation & Governance Committee Meeting

This is a notice of a meeting of the Compensation and Governance Committee of the Board of Directors of The Natomas Basin Conservancy on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 3:00 pm. The meeting will be held at the Conservancy’s office, 2150 River Plaza Drive, Suite 460,...

December 3, 2019 Board Meeting Agenda

This is notice of a regular meeting of the Board of Directors of The Natomas Basin Conservancy on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at The Natomas Basin Conservancy, 2150 River Plaza Drive, Sacramento, California, first floor conference...

October 2, 2019 Compensation & Governance Committee Meeting

This is a notice of a meeting of the Compensation and Governance Committee of the Board of Directors of The Natomas Basin Conservancy on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 3:00 pm. The meeting will be held at the Conservancy’s office, 2150 River Plaza Drive, Suite 460,...

October 2, 2019 Board Meeting Agenda

This is notice of a regular meeting of the Board of Directors of The Natomas Basin Conservancy on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at The Natomas Basin Conservancy, 2150 River Plaza Drive, Sacramento, California, first floor conference...