2017/2018 Quagga and Zebra Mussel Infestation Prevention Program Grant Solicitation

          Announcing Grant Solicitation   The Division of Boating and Waterways (DBW) is pleased to announce of the online grant application system (OLGA) for the 2017/2018 Quagga and Zebra Mussel Infestation Prevention Program. Minimum qualifications to apply for the grant are: You must own/manage a reservoir where recreational activities are permitted […]

Sponsor a Cadet at California Maritime Leadership Symposium 2017

Support the Dr. Lee Kerschner “Sponsor a Cadet” Program For the reduced rate of $50, we invite you to send a California Maritime Academy cadet to the Symposium and support the Dr. Lee Kerschner “Sponsor a Cadet” program. This program honors Dr. Kerschner – former Vice Chancellor of the California State University and Special Advisor […]

Dredged Material Management Office Meeting Agenda for Dec. 14, 2016

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Collaboration Key in Adopting New RMP Fee Schedule for San Francisco Bay’s Dredger Community

Earlier this year, BPC held an Expert Briefing on the Regional Monitoring Program (RMP) and the upcoming dredger fee schedule for 2017-2019. After much collaboration with the San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) and the Regional Water Board, the Steering Committee of the RMP approved the dredger fee schedule for 2017-2019. Click here to read the […]

2017 Sediments Conference Highlights

Conference Highlights Monday, January 9         6 short courses         Exhibits, Welcome Reception, Group 1 Poster Display and Plenary Session Tuesday-Thursday, January 10-12         More than 540 platform talks and poster presentations scheduled in 51 specialized sessions         4 panel discussion on key topics         70+ exhibitors         Student Events         Multiple informal networking opportunities: […]

DMMO Meeting Agenda for November 30, 2016

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Bridging the Gap to Greater Beneficial Reuse Part II

November 18, 2016 If you read our blog post from a couple of weeks ago, you learned about some of BPC’s history in the dredging community and how we continue to be the voice of industry in San Francisco Bay. This includes providing the most up to date information on issues such as the movement […]

November 2016 West Coast Trade Report from PMSA

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2017 Sediments Conference: Early Registration Deadline is Monday, November 14

Early registration deadline is Monday, November 14.   Register for the Conference by November 14 and save $70 on the Industry level technical program fee. Technical program registrants receive admission to platform and poster sessions as well as exhibits, meals, and breaks. In addition, each person registering for the technical program will receive the Conference […]

Pacific Maritime Magazine Online News for November 1, 2016

 FORWARD  SIGN UP TO RECEIVE PMM ONLINE SUBSCRIBE TO THE PRINT EDITION     INSIDE PACIFIC MARITIME MAGAZINE   Land Grab By Chris Philips, Managing Editor “For years I have expressed significant concerns about offshore drilling in the Arctic. The federal administration should not enable new oil and gas drilling in these untouched areas that […]