Dredging Timeline 2011 San Francisco Bay Area

Take a look at this bar graph provided by the US Army Corp of Engineers outlining the dredging timeline for 11 locations in the San Francisco Bay and 2 in Northern California including Oakland inner and outer harbor, Richmond inner and outer harbor, Suison Bay Channel, Redwood City harbor, Crescent City, San Rafael, Sacramento River, […]

Latest Updates on Creating U.S. Maritime Industry Jobs by Reducing Regulatory Burdens

May 23 WASHINGTON DC - Today, the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation convened a hearing to discuss the Coast Guard’s efforts to streamline its rule making process and initiate permit streamlining pursuant to Executive Order 13563.  During the hearing, Rep. Rick Larson (D-WA) inquired about the status of […]

Congressional Hearing on Creating U.S. Maritime Industry Jobs by Reducing Regulatory Burdens

Date: May 24, 2011 Location: 2167 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington DC Time: 10am Link to live webcast: http://transportation.house.gov/ This hearing of the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. and will be webcast live. Eric Sapirstein, of ENS Resources, a new BPC member will be covering the Congressional […]

BPC New Members Jan-April 2011

Bay Planning Coalition welcomes these new members from January to April, 2011 AECOM – Technical and management support services to a broad range of markets; transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, water and government ENS Resources, Inc. – Provides public policy consulting, regulatory and legislative services, strategic planning, and technology financing Environmental Risk Services, Inc. – Environmental […]

Numeric Nutrient Endpoint (NNE) Development for San Francisco Bay Estuary: Literature Review and Data Gaps Analysis

On May 3rd, a the State and Regional Water Boards released the following report, entitled Numeric Nutrient Endpoint (NNE) Development for San Francisco Bay Estuary: Literature Review and Data Gaps Analysis, can be downloaded from the SF Bay NNE project page on the Water Board’s website at: http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/sanfranciscobay/water_issues/programs/planningtmdls/amendments/estuarynne.shtml The NNE assessment framework is the structured set of decision […]