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Representing more than 23,000 individuals, groups, and businesses, the Susitna River Coalition (SRC) is a grassroots organization based in Talkeetna, Alaska. SRC supports a free-flowing Susitna River and the healthy communities and ecosystems it sustains. We focus on the education, engagement, and mobilization of diverse voices to improve decision-making and protect the key resources that are vital to the region’s success.

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Upcoming Events

  • SRC at the Kenai Sport and Rec Show
    SRC at the Kenai Sport and Rec Show
    Fri, May 03
    Soldotna
    May 03, 2024, 6:00 PM – May 05, 2024, 5:00 PM
    Soldotna, 538 Arena Ave #8200, Soldotna, AK 99669, USA
    May 03, 2024, 6:00 PM – May 05, 2024, 5:00 PM
    Soldotna, 538 Arena Ave #8200, Soldotna, AK 99669, USA
    Come visit the Susitna River Coalition at the Kenai Peninsula Sport, Rec, and Trade Show! We are excited to chat with you about the West Susitna Industrial Corridor, MEA elections, the Susitna-Watana Hydro Project, and all of the educational and watchdog work we do in the Susitna Watershed.
  • Living with Bears in the Susitna Watershed
    Living with Bears in the Susitna Watershed
    Thu, Apr 25
    Zoom and Facebook Live
    Apr 25, 2024, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Zoom and Facebook Live
    Apr 25, 2024, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Zoom and Facebook Live
    n the summer of 2001, at least 6 bears met their demise after bear-human clashes, and at least one tourist was charged and severely frightened by a bear while walking in downtown Talkeetna. A group of motivated Talkeetna residents, led by Diane and Brian Okonek, formed the Bear Necessities Coalitio
  • Talkeetna Earth Day Celebration
    Talkeetna Earth Day Celebration
    Sat, Apr 20
    Talkeetna
    Apr 20, 2024, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Talkeetna, 22510 Talkeetna Spur Rd, Talkeetna, AK 99676, USA
    Apr 20, 2024, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Talkeetna, 22510 Talkeetna Spur Rd, Talkeetna, AK 99676, USA
    We are excited to attend Denali Education Center's Earth Day Celebration and Nonprofit Fair hosted by the Jessica Stevens Community Foundation. Join us from 11-3 at Denali Education Center's Talkeetna Campus.
  • MEA Power Hour!
    MEA Power Hour!
    Fri, Apr 19
    Talkeetna
    Apr 19, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Talkeetna, 101 N Main St, Talkeetna, AK 99676, USA
    Apr 19, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Talkeetna, 101 N Main St, Talkeetna, AK 99676, USA
    Come join us for “MEA Power Hour” at the Fairview Inn on Friday April 19th from 5-8pm!
  • SRC at the Fairbanks Outdoor Show!
    SRC at the Fairbanks Outdoor Show!
    Fri, Apr 19
    Fairbanks
    Apr 19, 2024, 2:00 PM – Apr 21, 2024, 5:00 PM
    Fairbanks, 2010 2nd Ave, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA
    Apr 19, 2024, 2:00 PM – Apr 21, 2024, 5:00 PM
    Fairbanks, 2010 2nd Ave, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA
    Come visit the Susitna River Coalition at the Fairbanks Outdoor Show! We are excited to chat with you about the West Susitna Industrial Corridor, MEA elections, the Susitna-Watana Hydro Project, and all of the educational and watchdog work we do in the Susitna Watershed
  • Energy for the Community: Willow Movie Night
    Energy for the Community: Willow Movie Night
    Tue, Oct 24
    Willow
    Oct 24, 2023, 6:00 PM
    Willow, 23557 Willow Community Center Cir, Willow, AK 99688, USA
    Oct 24, 2023, 6:00 PM
    Willow, 23557 Willow Community Center Cir, Willow, AK 99688, USA
    Come join the Susitna River Coalition for a movie night of two short film screenings on October 24th at the Willow Library: Return to Us and We the Power.
  • Wild Su Feast 2023!
    Wild Su Feast 2023!
    Sun, Oct 15
    Denali Brewing Company Tasting Room
    Oct 15, 2023, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Denali Brewing Company Tasting Room, 37083 Talkeetna Spur Rd, Talkeetna, AK 99676, USA
    Oct 15, 2023, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Denali Brewing Company Tasting Room, 37083 Talkeetna Spur Rd, Talkeetna, AK 99676, USA
    Susitna River Coalition’s Wild Su Feast is a joyous event that celebrates the wild foods of the Susitna River Watershed & its communities.
  • Energy Efficiency and Weatherization
    Energy Efficiency and Weatherization
    Tue, Oct 10
    Zoom
    Oct 10, 2023, 6:00 PM
    Zoom
    Oct 10, 2023, 6:00 PM
    Zoom
    Have you been struggling to pay your rising heating and electric bills? Do you wonder why your Toyo stove is on 70, but you still feel cold in some parts of your home? Find out some hot tips on how to reduce your energy and still keep your home comfortable this winter.
  • Plants for Salmon: 2023 Riparian Planting Day
    Plants for Salmon: 2023 Riparian Planting Day
    Sat, Jun 03
    Susitna North
    Jun 03, 2023, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Susitna North, Yoder Rd, Susitna North, AK 99676, USA
    Jun 03, 2023, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Susitna North, Yoder Rd, Susitna North, AK 99676, USA
    Saturday, June 3, 2023, join us to plant native trees, protect water quality, and improve salmon habitat along Montana Creek at the Yoder Road Bridge.
  • Solarize Talkeetna: Meet the Installers
    Solarize Talkeetna: Meet the Installers
    Tue, May 09
    Talkeetna
    May 09, 2023, 5:30 PM – May 10, 2023, 7:30 PM
    Talkeetna, 22510 Talkeetna Spur Rd, Talkeetna, AK 99676, USA
    May 09, 2023, 5:30 PM – May 10, 2023, 7:30 PM
    Talkeetna, 22510 Talkeetna Spur Rd, Talkeetna, AK 99676, USA
    Spring is here, and that means it's time to get signed up for the Solarize Talkeetna site assessment!
  • Fairbanks Outdoor Show
    Fairbanks Outdoor Show
    Fri, Apr 21
    Fairbanks
    Apr 21, 2023, 8:00 AM – Apr 23, 2023, 8:00 AM
    Fairbanks, 2010 2nd Ave, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA
    Apr 21, 2023, 8:00 AM – Apr 23, 2023, 8:00 AM
    Fairbanks, 2010 2nd Ave, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA
    Come visit the SRC at the Fairbanks Outdoor Show at the Carlson Center. From April 21-23rd, we will be sharing information about West Susitna Industrial Access Road, Susitna Watana, Rec Rivers, Utility work, and all of the other things going on in our watershed.
  • Human Powered Travel in the West Susitna Drainage
    Human Powered Travel in the West Susitna Drainage
    Tue, Apr 11
    Zoom
    Apr 11, 2023, 6:00 PM
    Zoom
    Apr 11, 2023, 6:00 PM
    Zoom
    The West Susitna drainage is not only home to incredible opportunities for fishing and hunting, but offers a playground for a wide variety of human-powered adventures. In 2015, Luc Mehl traveled across this wild, roadless portion of our watershed as part of the Alaska Mountain Wilderness Classic.
  • Phone Banking Party in Palmer!
    Phone Banking Party in Palmer!
    Wed, Mar 29
    Palmer
    Mar 29, 2023, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Palmer, Palmer, AK 99645, USA
    Mar 29, 2023, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Palmer, Palmer, AK 99645, USA
    We need your help spreading the word about MEA Elections!
  • MEA Board Elections Candidate Forum
    MEA Board Elections Candidate Forum
    Tue, Mar 28
    Zoom and Facebook Live
    Mar 28, 2023, 6:00 PM
    Zoom and Facebook Live
    Mar 28, 2023, 6:00 PM
    Zoom and Facebook Live
    Please join the Susitna River Coalition for our annual virtual MEA Elections Candidate Forum. Board candidates will speak to member-owners about their views on the future of energy in Alaska and their commitments to the communities they would be serving.
  • Mat-Su Outdoorsman Show
    Mat-Su Outdoorsman Show
    Fri, Mar 24
    Wasilla
    Mar 24, 2023, 12:00 PM – Mar 26, 2023, 7:00 PM
    Wasilla, 1001 S Clapp St, Wasilla, AK 99654, USA
    Mar 24, 2023, 12:00 PM – Mar 26, 2023, 7:00 PM
    Wasilla, 1001 S Clapp St, Wasilla, AK 99654, USA
    Come visit us at the Mat-Su Outdoorsman Show! We are excited to see you all there to chat about our work in the Susitna Drainage.
  • Ecology & Habitat of Salmon & Trout in the Susitna Basin Recreation Rivers
    Ecology & Habitat of Salmon & Trout in the Susitna Basin Recreation Rivers
    Mar 14, 2023, 6:00 PM AKDT
    Zoom
    Join us on March 14 at 6PM via Zoom and FacebookLive, as we welcome Sarah O’Neal to discuss what she learned from her exploration into the existing knowledge from these important, high-use, anadromous waterways and how we can maintain important habitat as the management plan is revised.
  • The Importance of Riparian Zones
    The Importance of Riparian Zones
    Tue, Feb 28
    Zoom
    Feb 28, 2023, 6:00 PM AKST
    Zoom
    Feb 28, 2023, 6:00 PM AKST
    Zoom
    Riparian zones are critical to healthy habitat. But what exactly is a riparian zone? Why are they important? And why should we work to preserve this type of habitat?
  • February: Susitna Basin Recreation Rivers Advisory Board Meeting
    February: Susitna Basin Recreation Rivers Advisory Board Meeting
    Wed, Feb 22
    Microsoft Teams
    Feb 22, 2023, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM AKST
    Microsoft Teams
    Feb 22, 2023, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM AKST
    Microsoft Teams
    On February 22, 2023 from 10-12PM, the Susitna Basin Recreation Rivers Advisory Board will hold its monthly meeting.

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