News links from the Press Democrat, Dredging Today and the Central Valley Business Times

From the Press Democrat: Sonoma County Board of Supervisors approves groundwater study “Sonoma County supervisors Tuesday formally approved preparation of a plan for more thorough management and study of groundwater in the Santa Rosa Plain….” From Dredging Today: Work on West Sacramento Levee Paused for Rainy Season “The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District […]

Oakland Army Base Redevelopment Deal Signed- Article from the Oakland Tribune

Click HERE to read the article about the $1 billion deal to redevelop the Oakland Army Base and provide thousands of new jobs to Oakland, from the Oakland Tribune.

“Could California Run on Ocean Power?” An article on ReWire, from KCET

Click HERE to read the article on KCET- “Could California Run on Ocean Power?”

Notice from the California Regional Water Quality Control Board

This is a message from the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region.   NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Water Quality Coordinating Committee will hold a meeting to provide general education and share views among the Committee members. The Water Quality Coordinating Committee consists of the members of the State and […]

Port of Oakland Press Release #2, Oct. 19, 2012

P R E S S    R E L E A S E October 19, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Media Contact: Robert Bernardo, Communications Manager Port of Oakland (510) 627-1401 rbernardo@portoakland.com   Stay Connected with the Port of Oakland, Your Port, Your Partner.      www.portofoakland.com         Port of Oakland Announces Important Management Assignments Oakland, CA – […]

Port of Oakland Press Release Oct. 19, 2012

P R E S S    R E L E A S E October 19, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Media Contact: Isaac Kos-Read, Director of External Affairs Port of Oakland (510) 627-1565 ikos-read@portoakland.com    Stay Connected with the Port of Oakland, Your Port, Your Partner.      www.portofoakland.com           Port of Oakland Places Maritime Director […]

October 19 Newsletter from Briscoe Ivester & Bazel LLP

California Governor Signs Bill To Break Impasse Over How To Mitigate Impacts On Natural Resources  Governor Brown recently signed Senate Bill 1094, prescribing how state and local agencies and private organizations should hold and manage lands and associated endowment funds provided by project proponents to mitigate the impacts of their projects on wildlife habitat and […]

Invitation to Webinar on Environmental Epigenics from the EPA

EPA’s Office of Research and Development/National Center for Environmental Research invites you to participate in the following research results webinar: EPA STAR Applied Science Webinar: Environmental Epigenetics Methods and Tools   The webinar will be held Monday, October 22, 2012 from 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EDT What will you learn? 1. How environmental contaminants […]

Wells Fargo Weekly Economic and Financial Commentary: Oct. 19, 2012

Click here for a PDF of the Wells Fargo Weekly Economic and Financial Commentary A preview: Searching for Truth in a World of Conflicting Data · Walt Whitman wrote that “whatever satisfies the soul is truth.” A 21st century application of the famed poet’s observation might be that regardless of your view of the economy, […]

Announcement of Sunne Wright McPeak Luncheon