The Conservancy’s Mission

The San Joaquin River Conservancy is a regionally governed agency created to develop and manage the San Joaquin River Parkway, a planned 22-mile natural and recreational area in the floodplain extending from Friant Dam to Highway 99. The Conservancy’s mission includes acquiring approximately 5,900 acres from willing sellers; developing, operating, and managing those lands for public access and recreation; and protecting, enhancing, and restoring riparian and floodplain habitat.


San Joaquin River Conservancy Act

San Joaquin River Parkway Master Plan



The SJRC would like to welcome the new Executive Officer Mr. John Shelton.

The SJRC Board meeting scheduled for Wednesday, December 5, 2018 has been cancelled.

The next SJRC Board meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, January 9, 2019.

Retirement announcement and message from the Executive Officer; click here.