The Walker Basin Restoration Program
The Walker Basin Restoration Program (WBRP) aims to restore and maintain the Walker Lake and River system in partnership with local communities, irrigators, agencies and organizations.
The program will support acquisition and leasing of water from willing sellers, as well as associated conservation, stewardship and research activities. The Program is managed by the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF), a federally chartered non-profit organization established in 1984 to further the conservation and management of the nation’s fish, wildlife, plant and habitat resources for present and future generations. Continue reading.
Current News & Upcoming Events
June 21, 2016
Flying M Ranch Acquired
October 15, 2015
Walker Basin Restoration Program Six-Year Report Released
Walker River Basin-wide perspective of real-time streamflow and lake and reservoir storage capacity.
- Supplemental Groundwater Statement
- Walker Basin Agricultural Activities
- Walker Basin Restoration Program Projections
Streamflows forecast near average
March 9, 2016
Above average streamflows forecast
February 5, 2016