Estuary PEARLS Newsletter for October 4, 2018

SPECIAL BAY-DELTA SCIENCE CONFERENCE EDITION Part Two October 4, 2018  ESTUARY News sent reporters to the biennial Bay-Delta Science Conference in September. This special three-part edition of Pearls shares more than 20 takeaways. Today’s stories highlight presentations on habitat and restoration.             Given that the historic Delta is gone forever, how […]

Estuary PEARLS Newsletter for October 2, 2018

SPECIAL BAY-DELTA SCIENCE CONFERENCE EDITION Part One October 2, 2018  ESTUARY News sent reporters to the biennial Bay-Delta Science Conference in September. This special three-part edition of Pearls shares more than 20 takeaways. Today’s stories highlight presentations on native and invasive species.           NATIVE SPECIES     Recent restoration efforts in lower […]

Pre-Register for 10th Biennial Bay-Delta Science Conference

Pre-Registration Ending   Tuesday, Sept 4th: Last Day to Pre-Register     ‌ Register Here!   The Biennial Bay-Delta Science Conference is a forum for presenting technical analyses and results relevant to the Delta Science Program’s mission to provide the best possible, unbiased, science-based information for water and environmental decision-making in the Bay-Delta system. The […]

Estuary Pearls Newsletter for August 2018

AUGUST   2 0 1 8 Nuggets of Bay-Delta news—pearls in the ocean of information—curated by the reporters and editors of ESTUARY News magazine.      N E W S     Help may be on the way for critically endangered southern resident killer whales, as NOAA Fisheries and the Washington Department of Fish and […]

Pearls – Estuary News for May 2018

MAY   2 0 1 8 Nuggets of Bay-Delta news—pearls in the ocean of information—curated by the reporters and editors of ESTUARY News magazine.      N E W S     The country’s tiniest falcon—the stunning American kestrel—is declining throughout the United States, and California seems especially hard hit: Kestrel numbers during the Golden […]

Bay-Delta Science Conference: Call for Abstracts

2018 Bay Delta Science Conference – Call for Abstracts Abstracts Due:  April 23, 2018 September 10-12, 2018 Sacramento Convention Center 1400 J Street, Sacramento, California http://scienceconf2018.deltacouncil.ca.gov/   The Biennial Bay-Delta Science Conference is a forum for presenting technical analyses and results relevant to the Delta Science Program’s mission to provide the best possible, unbiased, science-based […]

U.S. EPA awards more than $4 million for three projects to protect and restore San Francisco Bay

SAN FRANCISCO – Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced $4.2 million in federal grants to local, regional, and national entities for projects to restore wetlands, improve water quality and “green” the urban landscape in and around San Francisco Bay. “Protecting San Francisco Bay is a top priority for EPA,” said Tomás Torres, EPA’s Water […]

Notices Regarding Amendment to Bay-Delta Water Quality Control Plan & Substitute Environmental Document

Click here to view the Notice of Filing and Recirculation, Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment and Notice of Public Hearing on a proposed amendment to the Water Quality Control Plan for the San Francisco Bay/Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Estuary (Plan Amendment) and the supporting Draft Revised Substitute Environmental Document (SED). A public hearing to receive […]

Bay-Delta Science Conference: Call for Abstracts

Bay-Delta Science Conference:  Call for Abstracts November 15-17, 2016 Sacramento, CA The Biennial Bay-Delta Science Conference is a forum for presenting technical analyses and results relevant to the Delta Science Program’s mission to provide the best possible, unbiased, science-based information for water and environmental decision-making in the Bay-Delta system. The goal of the conference is […]

Bay-Delta Science Conference: Call for Abstracts

Bay-Delta Science Conference:  Call for Abstracts November 15-17, 2016 Sacramento, CA The Biennial Bay-Delta Science Conference is a forum for presenting technical analyses and results relevant to the Delta Science Program’s mission to provide the best possible, unbiased, science-based information for water and environmental decision-making in the Bay-Delta system. The goal of the conference is […]