River Partners' mission is to create wildlife habitat for the benefit of people and the environment.


Wildlife Success Stories
in the San Joaquin River NWR

The Yellow Warbler is a listed California Species of Concern, with a population declining since 1944. The San Joaquin River NWR is now considered the core of the recovering yellow warbler population in the San Joaquin Valley. Read more.

From The Journal:
Rewilding California Rivers

Our May 2014 issue of The Journal is now online, and celebrates 15 years of River Partners restoration work. Check out the lead story, written by our co-founder and president John Carlon.

August 2014 Issue of The Journal

You can download the PDF here. You can view all back issues here.

Record of Decision Released for Llano seco Riparian Sanctuary Unit Restoration

Download the 13 MB PDF Record of Decision here. There's more about the project here.

We’re an approved 1% partner!

1% member businesses on every continent give at least 1% of their top-line sales to charities like ours. If you're a business, please consider supporting us, and make giving back a part of the way you do business. More information is on the 1% website.

500-Acre Hidden Valley Ranch property acquired

The acquisition of Hidden Valley Ranch will allow River Partners to restore a key stretch of floodplain and improve flood protection in the region, including for the City of Stockton. Read the press release.