SARSAS

Reader Input: Boutique conservation efforts lose sight

Mr. (Jack) Sanchez writes as a spokesperson for the inappropriately named SARSAS (Save Auburn Ravine Salmon and Steelhead) which claims it will “save” the Auburn salmon ...

Another View: Stop NID from building Parker Reservoir

It’s another needless dam that imperils fish Marc Reisner’s Cadillac Desert (1986) chronicles the stupidity of building dams on almost every river in the U.S., killin ...

Reader Input: Baby salmon swarm in ravine

Last week, citizen scientists from the Save Auburn Ravine Salmon and Steelhead organization (SARSAS) were thrilled when they observed approximately 1,000 young salmon in Auburn Rav ...

Field trip a step forward in salmon habitat efforts

“Forward momentum” is the only way to aptly describe a Friday morning’s salmon-centered group field trip along portions of the Auburn Ravine. The waterway has lo ...

Reader Input: Open plea to NID

I am a teacher at Ophir STEAM Academy. For years, my 8- and 9-year-old students have conducted stream studies of the Auburn Ravine and learned about the salmon native to our area, ...

Another View: Salmon migration blocked by Hemphill Dam

Many individuals and agencies have worked diligently to get salmon 22 miles up Auburn Ravine to the current blockage at Hemphill Dam a few miles east of Lincoln.   NOAA (N ...

Reader input: NID needs to act on fish access

I have been following the saga of SARSAS (Save Auburn Ravine Salmon and Steelhead) and its efforts to get the Nevada Irrigation District to move on providing fish access at the Hem ...

Volunteer groups clear the way for salmon

Auburn area restoration crews were clearing streams to make way for fish populations Wednesday morning as part of ongoing habitat restoration projects. Conservation crews focused ...

Reader Input: Restore the Auburn Ravine Trail Plan

I appreciated the article by Al Albertazzi about walking along Auburn Ravine (“A time-honored walk along Auburn Ravine,” Journal, Feb. 19). That is the same area I fr ...

SARSAS IT volunteer needed

Save Auburn Ravine Salmon and Steelhead (SARSAS) is an all-volunteer 501 C 3 nonprofit, public benefit corporation. SARSAS is seeking a volunteer to set up a website and manage it. ...