CASA Connects Newsletter for July 6, 2015

July 6, 2015 Final Rules on Waters of the United States Published  On June 29, the final rule defining what constitutes a water of the United States (also referred to as the “Clean Water Rule”) was published in the federal register. This means that 60 days after this date, the rule will become effective. CASA fought to […]

CA State Parks Division of Boating and Waterways – Egeria Densa Treatment

  INVASIVE WEED TREATMENTS CA State Parks, Division of Boating and Waterways Egeria Densa, Curlyleaf  Pondweed Control Program – 2015 Treatment Plan for Discovery Bay June 22 – September 21   View Larger Image Herbicide applications for all 2015 treatment sites were completed during the last week of May, with the exception of Discovery Bay. Based […]

Public Notice: 2015 Triennial Review Workshop, August 4, 2015

NOTICE OF PUBLIC SOLICITATION PERIOD AND PUBLIC WORKSHOP TRIENNIAL REVIEW WATER QUALITY CONTROL PLAN, SAN FRANCISCO BAY BASIN   The California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region (Water Board) is initiating the triennial review process for the Water Quality Control Plan, San Francisco Bay Basin (Basin Plan). The Basin Plan is the […]

Agenda for Port of Oakland Audit Committee Meeting on July 16, 2015

Port of Oakland’s Audit Committee will be meeting on July 16, 2015. Please click here to view the agenda.   To view all of the agenda related materials please visit the Port of Oakland website.

General Permit for Storm Water Discharges Associated with Industrial Activities: Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment and of Public Hearing and Consideration on Proposed Amendment

This is a message from the State Water Resources Control Board: A Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment and Notice of Public Hearing and Consideration of Adoption on the Proposed Amendment to General Permit for Storm Water Discharges Associated with Industrial Activities (Order 2014-0057-DWQ) Extending Deadline for Electronic Submittals of Permit Registration Documents have been released. […]

Change Sheet #1 for July 7, 2015 SWRCB Board Meeting

This is a message from the State Water Resources Control Board: Click here to access Change Sheet #1 for Item 5 at the July 7, 2015 Board Meeting.  

CA State Parks, Division of Boating & Waterways – Water Hyacinth Treatments

INVASIVE WEED TREATMENTS    CA State Parks, Division of Boating and Waterways Water Hyacinth and Spongeplant Control Program – 2015   Treatments for the Week of July 6 thru July 10              View Larger Image “Treatment sites and schedules are subject to change based on regulatory requirements, weather conditions, plant growth […]

Commission Meeting Notice and Other Materials Posted to BCDC Website

The San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC) posted the commission meeting notice, information about BCDC, the Bay, and other issues relevant to the Commission. The Notice and other materials can be found here. You may also find information about BCDC Commission meetings at any time here.  

Pacific Maritime Magazine News Online for July 3, 2015

  SUBSCRIBE TO THE PRINT EDITION   INSIDE PACIFIC MARITIME MAGAZINE   Regional Report: The Columbia Gateway By Jim Shaw   The Columbia River System has seen two major events take place over the past few months, the inauguration of the nation’s largest floating drydock at the Portland Shipyard and the loss of …MORE Have a Happy […]

Wells Fargo Weekly Economic & Financial Commentary – July 2, 2015

Wells Fargo Weekly Economic & Financial Commentary – July 2, 2015 Sparklers, not Fireworks, in June Jobs Report Employers added 223,000 new jobs in June, while the unemployment rate fell to 5.3 percent. Although nearly within striking distance of the Fed’s range for full employment, June’s decline was largely driven by another drop in the […]